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Deutsche Bank has merged its Listed Derivatives and Markets Clearing business with its Prime Services unit, according to a source close to the matter.
Akber calls on financial institutions and regulators to consider the risks of protocols, which are becoming increasingly complex, particularly since the introduction of the European Monetary Union (EMU) protocol.
Japan has joined the SEF party with their own flavor of trading venues known as Electronic Trading Platforms (ETP’s). ETP’s launched last week on Tuesday, September 1st. Amir had written about them back in April.
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Following the financial crisis in 2008, legislators and regulators around the world focused on reforming
the over-the-counter derivatives industry to reduce systemic risk, increase transparency, and improve market efficiency. In September 2009, the participants of the G20 Pittsburgh Summit had agreed that “all standardised OTC derivatives contracts should be traded on exchanges or electronic trading platforms, where appropriate, and cleared through central counterparties”. In response, many jurisdictions have, or are putting in place, electronic trading mandates for over-the-counter derivatives.
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See here for an article by Gordon Allott of Broadpeak, which provides an insight into some of the goings on in the world of REMIT. The article outlines some of the tension between the various parties involved, i.e.
Discussions on the issues surrounding clearing for buy-side and options for the future to alleviate those issues including: self clearing/direct access, diversifying risk profile to CMs, new products (ETD and/or OTC) and managing collateral.
As MiFID II looms large, swathes of the markets for financial instruments are being completely remade.
Today's world of centrally-cleared OTFs, SEFs, centrally-cleared and non- centrally cleared OTC derivatives is growing ever more complex, and a comprehensive understanding of regulatory, documentation and risk requirements is now vital for OTC derivatives market counterparties
After the financial crisis in 2008, the simple definition of Collateral Management as a set of assets which should hedge the credit risk of financial transactions gained a new dimension. Constant development in Collateral Management had to move to the next level. With nine years of thorough market research, Fleming Europe has built a name for itself as an event organizer which follows Collateral Management trends, understands the market and its needs and offers professionals space to discuss issues weighing the current market down and to improve the prospects for scenarios of all kinds towards a brighter future.
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Regulatory Updates, Operational Strategies, and Technology Developments for 2015 and Beyond
17 CFR Part 45 Amendments to Swap Data Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements for Cleared Swaps
You need to be eagle eyed to read through this, but some of the feedback included issues like:
Implementation of global financial regulations is profoundly impacting flows of liquidity and collateral worldwide. Regulatory requirements, combined with increased interconnectedness between market segments and players, have made collateral processing significantly more complex. In response, market participants are developing new solutions and creating new industry best practices in order to remain competitive in the new world.
The on-going debate between the US and EU approach to client margin and liquidation periods has resulted in this call for information from ESMA.