With the March compliance date for the margining of uncleared OTC portfolios, firms are focussed on the legal, operational and technical challenges. One area fertile for improvements is the drafting and execution of margin agreements. Find out how to achieve re-papering with maximum speed and efficiency by joining this (free) webinar.
MA recently hosted a highly successful, in-depth MiFID II Working Group focused on trade and transaction reporting implementation.
In banking probably the most widely used piece of software is Microsoft Excel - the Swiss army knife of data processing tools.
The Summit for Asset Management (TSAM) brings you together with senior decision makers from the world’s most innovative and forward thinking asset managers globally. OTC Space registered readers can obtain a 20% discount on registration.
Listen to more than 30 experts from European and national supervisory, politics, associations, practitioners and auditors both from Germany and abroad. OTC Space registered readers can obtain a 20% discount on registration.
The blog post below comes from Nick Dunbar, author of the excellent book "The Devil's Derivatives" but also his new data service at https://riskyfinance.com
For those without a subscription to Risk, the story is in the text below from the website of Quantile Technologies.
According to a recent survey of banks’ legal and regulatory operations executives, an overwhelming number of respondents noted a concerning lack of clarity around margin mandate regulations and compliance requirements.
Artificial Lawyer caught up with legal AI company founder and CEO, Ulf Zetterberg, during his recent visit to London.
I wrote this article before the 2015 UK General Election but Channel 4 asked me to keep it under wraps so not to give away what I was working on.
Why can’t companies wanting to share business logic and data just install a distributed database? What is the essential difference between a distributed database and a distributed ledger?
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Whilst the headlines in banking are often about trading, clearing and margin, a quiet revolution is going on within the legal departments within the capital markets.
We are proud to announce our next white-paper on The Legal Documentation Data Challenge. Managing legal agreements has long been a challenge for many financial institutions.
The OTC Space met with Christian Nentwich, CEO of Duco to ask some questions about the firm, and the effects of technology on banking.
For those familiar with the DTCC Trade Information Warehouse, you'll know this was the first central end-to-end processing platform for OTC business. LCH has now moved into the Rates and FX space to perform a similar function. If you thought the pace of change was slowing, think again.
Crisis always underscores the critical importance of collateral management – that was true in the LTCM (Long Term Capital Management) meltdown in 1998 and then again in the Lehman crisis in 2008 when collateral desks were crucial information vectors.
The week started with temperatures in the 80s and a sunny outlook, but given the way Chicago can change, it wasn’t a huge surprise to see a 30 degree drop over the course of the event. In fact, the weather seemed to mirror the ups and downs of the industry over the last twelve months.