We produced a special edition of Rocket Magazine for our breakfast briefing event, which one recipient called 'the bible of margin activity'. Read it now in PDF format for a very reasonable price.
Listen to an expert panel from AcadiaSoft, UBS, Commerzbank, UBS and BNP Paribas discuss the changing OTC market. Topics include Bilateral Margin Regulations, Collateral, the Leverage Ratio, Long Term debt.
Leading regulators, legislators, derivatives market participants, technology and resource providers met in Tokyo last week at the International Swaps and Derivatives Association’s (ISDA) 31st Annual General Meeting (AGM). The ISDA Conference was l
Have a read of the latest CCP 'score sheets' which some dramatic swings in Notionals across the market.
Bill: On April 29th we will hear how European CCPs coped with the loss of their two biggest Clearing Members, and severe market stress scenarios - something for everyone to get their teeth into.
The upcoming 5th Annual Collateral Management Forum will be held in June 2016. Registered OTC Space readers can make use of a 10% discount on registration.
Industry Readiness and Planning for OTC Derivatives Margin Rules: The whole industry is rushing to prepare for September 2016 and March 2017 - find out what other firms are doing to be ready and their opinion of the legal options available.
The V-FI series is the dedicated Annual event on the valuation and risk management of financial instruments. A significant 50% discount on registration is available to OTC Space registered readers.
It’s been clear for some time that the enthusiasm for internal bank capital models has been waning within certain parts of the regulatory community.
This is the third of my series of over-the-counter (OTC) derivative primers. The first two covered the various instruments, and risk management issues. This one covers the basics of bilateral and central clearing. The next post will delve deeper into central clearing mechanics and risk management.
At their 2009 Pittsburgh Summit, leaders of the Group of 20 advanced and emerging market economies (G20) called for a major overhaul of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets, which was to have been completed by the end of 2012.
Virtual Reality brings a new insight to the markets
A brief exchange of correspondence between regulators over the last fortnight has brought aspects of MiFID II’s regulatory technical standards back into question.
A new model for giving clients access to clearing by re-modelling the Client - CCP relationship
This story dates back to events a few months ago and must have been a painful time for DTCC, click the link below for the details. The situation has been resolved so this is historic only. Bill
Watch a short demo of the free message validation service for data flowing into the DTCC GTR
This advanced two day training programme has been designed to provide delegates with comprehensive training in the latest regulatory, risk, and compliance issues affecting the Islamic banking and finance industry today.
This two day intermediate to advanced conference training programme will provide delegates with a comprehensive understanding of the new United States Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) requirements, by combining theory with practice and by incorporating interactive elements. A 10% discount on registration is avilable to registered readers.
Decision axes potential hurdle to exchange’s participation in overseas mergers.
Maybe this will open the way for LSEG/LCH/DB or SGX to move in to Australia. Bill.
In a nod to delays in registration of Swaps Data Repositories (SDRs), the SEC has granted a temporary exemption from the core SDR Rules 13n-1 to 13n-12 until the earlier of when the first SDR is granted registeration by the SEC or June 30, 2016. T