Norton Rose have updated their MiFID II/MiFIR guide on its application to commodities. It can be found here.
According to a story at eFN, ICE have made their chess move to position themselves to compete with a combined ETD & OTC clearing offering.
Since CME and Eris Exchange launched their swap-futures contracts in late 2012, the number of exchanges offering (or planning-to-offer) their own variations of the swap-future has grown.
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Major banks agree to a temporary suspension of close out rights in a default
This follows on the heels of closure of their US clearing service
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Short term contract working alongside the OTC Space
Some pointed comments by the commissioner worth reading
Following the global financial crisis, the need for timely access to detailed and accurate data on derivatives activity gave way to a regulatory framework mandating reporting of derivatives trades to trade repositories under the auspices of the G20.
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Craig Pirrong covers reasons why there is a standoff between the EU Commission and the US CFTC over granting the US 'equivalence' on rules resulting from the Dodd Frank Act.
My latest article in the Calypso Ci Magazine is out, where consideration is given to the competitive position between the five big Exchange / Clearing verticals, including ICE, CME, LSEG, Nasdaq and Eurex.
The debate on the outcome of Dodd Frank continues
It's hot news, the start of mandated Clearing grows nearer.
Earlier this year I looked into European derivatives trade reporting (see EMIR Trade Reporting) and as not much of note has
Will an Expanded Collateral Pool Provide Enough Assets for Future OTC Margin Requirements?
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The US proposal on IM for uncleared OTC business jumps from billions to trillions, in defining who is affected