ESMA have issued a discussion paper on SFTR, the Security Financing Transaction Reporting rules. The paper can be found here. SFTR requires that all securities financing transactions be reported to a Trade Repository.
The Field Effect and The OTC Space are pleased to partner on this event, in association with CloudMargin, TriOptima and Clearstream. This event will be free for guests to attend, located centrally in Canary Wharf and timed to ensure that guests can attend, have breakfast, and then return to their usual working day. See below for more details. This announcement contains all the information about the event, and the ability to register your interest.
The Field Effect and The OTC Space are pleased to partner on this event, in association with CloudMargin, TriOptima and Clearstream. This event will be free for guests to attend, located centrally in Canary Wharf and timed to ensure that guests can attend, have breakfast, and then return to their usual working day. See below for more details. This announcement contains open access information about the event - see the gated registration version for the opportunity to register your interest.
Lizzie Drapper and Hasdeep Sethi.
The CFTC began publishing rules about Swap Data Reporting in 2011, and we’ve come a very long way since then. Just read any of our blogs on SDR data and you’ll realize there is a world of data now on this once-opaque market.
The European Supervisory Authorities (EBA, EIOPA, ESMA - ESAs) published today the final draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) outlining the framework of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).
CME plan to clear IR Swaptions from April 11th, something not apparently in the pipeline from SwapClear.
As an executive careers coach, I’m often asked whether I have been able to help my clients make progress with their careers. The answer is, of course, yes in the majority of cases. I am able to combine various coaching techniques and practices, my many years of experience, some common sense and a sprinkling of magic to help clients get the positive career momentum they need. However, a large part of what I do is to help clients refocus their minds and plans, and crucially, to help them get out of their own way.
I spotted this story over at Euromoney....
A video commentary on the prospects for the LSE-DB merger and the effects on Asia, by William Barkshire, one of our contributors. Also thoughts on ICE or CME getting involved and going after LSE.
US exchange offer would scupper planned ‘merger of equals’ with German operator
TSAM brings together senior decsion-makers and analysts alike, from a broad blend of large asset managers and smaller investment boutiques. Hundreds of your peers from across the buy-side landscape gather at TSAM annually for the most comprehensive summit in Europe. As a registered OTC Space reader, you can book this event using a 20% off discount code, available at the bottom of the announcement.
In the last edition we covered the significance of A-Players in the current OTC Market and discussed the benefits of hiring A-Players you already know.
A comprehensive 2 day conference exploring compliance with new European and US regulations governing cleared and non cleared OTC derivatives.
Market participants and investors have underestimated the impact that the Basel Capital Framework is having on both the buy-side and the sell-side.
Join us in Vienna for the 25th Annual Securities Finance and Collateral Management Conference 2016
Posted by Kara M. Stein, U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, on Wednesday, February 24, 2016