Pretty useful overview of regulatory activity coming up, something for everyone there.
At Capco we have had a few thoughts on the take-up of electronic swap trading in the US and the implications on Europe with their upcoming version of swap trading under MiFIR - which probably will be mandated from 2015 onwards.
Last week at SEFCON IV in NY, CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler in his keynote stated that Swaptions were the largest Interest Rate product not curren
NetOTC have broken cover, you can now see a little information on their website. The FT begins to describe the intention of the firm to provide a central processing platform for un-clearable OTC products through netting and risk management.
SEF Volumes for Week 7 | ClarusFT
How will D2D SEFs Open Up?
The SEF Volume figures for Week 7 are now in.
What will be the Gating Factor in Sec Finance, the LCR or the Leverage Ratio?
SEF Volumes for Week 6 | ClarusFT
In the body of a letter from ESMA to the European Commission, the final paragraph makes clear that in the event that the request for a one year delay is indeed rejected, a further Q&A will be published that will be "without consultation" and "
According to this
The SEF Volume figures for Week 6 are now in. In this weeks piece, we also look at whether:
An interesting story with two halves on an EMIR segregation model from ICE:
SEF MAT Submissions: Reality Check
In his post The CFTC Killed SEF Trading (for now) Kevin McPartland observes a