Articles and reports on collateral management tend to focus on the high-level application of technology and the money to be made (or not lost) from collateral optimization.
About a month ago I was at a conference and heard folks mention OTC clearing volumes, and my curiosity got the best of me: Who is clearing what, and how much is going through each venue? So I began pulling clearing data…
When I was in my twenties, I worked on a film being shot location in the London borough of Newham.
Risk management emerges as a competitive focus area for hedge funds
We feel an electricity in the air, particularly in OTC markets.
There’s a lot of talk about what’s covered and what’s not in the Dodd-Frank Section 716 Push-Out rules. So just for the record, here’s an explanation from a 2011 piece from the Reuters “Practical Law” service.
Did you return from your summer break wondering if you were in the right job?
What is FATCA?
ESMA has today added the Holland Clearing House B.V. to its list of authorised CCPs under the European Markets
Infrastructure Regualtion (EMIR). EMIR requires EU-based CCPs to be
To the surprise of no-one, the EC has today confirmed that the QCCP deadline has been extended by six months to 15 June 2015.
There’s a whole lotta stupid in Frankendodd. A whole lot. The SEF Mandate is at the top of the list, but the “Swaps Pushout” isn’t far behind.
Swap futures platform GMEX has struck a deal with Eurex to list its products on the German futures exchange, with a view to go live in early April.
Last month, ISDA issued Principles on CCP Recovery, a short paper that crystallizes and makes recommendations on the adequacy and struct
Fee Waiver for Euribor and Simplified IR Hedging using Packs, Bundles and Strips
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BIS Quarterly Review - 7 December 2014 (BIS Press Release)
Bill: One of the main sources of solid data about the capital markets is the BIS review, the latest of which can be reached via the link below. OTC highlights include:
The clearing mandate, requiring central clearing of standardised OTC derivatives, is well and truly upon us. Despite this, there is clear concern as to whether OTC clearing will really make financial markets safer.