Long but informative post on how the politics of rule making works out in the US.
My latest piece for FTSE GM magazine - should you be thinking about how you route trades via your FCMs and CCPs using IM, Fees and Regulatory Capital as criteria?
Not sure I agree with the headline, it's a note on a report by Finadium.
Does any reader have a timeline similar to the one on EMIR (on the front page here) which can be published on the site?
ISDA through DerivatiViews piece play the same tune once again, as they express their anxiety as to the potential effects of the IM pro
A new BIS report on Central bank collateral frameworks and practices is out.
A blog post over at Naked Capitalism here, alleged the OTC m
Standard messaging using FIX for SEFs, full story below.
John & Sally play a game of netting. John also nets with Susan and doesn't tell Sally, naughty John.
Nick Dunbar author of The Devil's Derivatives, and a recommended read, describes his own encounters with banking in Cyprus: click here
Thomas has been at Eurex for some time, and I worked for him on the launch of their CDS Clearing service.
Markit have launched their solution to managing trading limits in the new SEF based execution environment. There's no additional information to describe the solution unfortunately.
Interesting posts by Bill on SwapClear publishing daily settlement prices
The FT got to it quicker than me - the Bank of England has published their 2012 review of Payment Systems, including those of CCPs in the UK. The report mentions an IT failure at LCH, see box below.
An interesting analysis by the law firm Jones Day on the potential impact of the U.S.
On client clearing notional outstanding, Swapclear has so far outcleared CME in IRS so far by a factor of more than 4 fold ($4.62 trn vs. $1.01 trn as of March 13th). Note: CME client clearing will be less than $1.01trn to the extent of their dealer to dealer clearing volumes.