Dr Tina Hasenpusch of CME (profile here) was about to have her photo taken in Paris when three people got in the way.
Follow DEM's link to the FT analysis of emails regarding the "optimisation" of regulatory capital with the JPMC CIO and the 'whale' trades. Deus Ex Macchiato » Today’s detention.
For those that have met me in person you may have received one of my photo business cards, my next order is in progress, the new set are shown via the link below.
Top item here: http://www.fpml.org/samples/ccs.html
According to a survey contained in RBS Reserve Management Trends 2013, published on April 8th (£250 per copy), 19 out of 50 central banks are co
SwapClear have published their new fee schedule which remodels the service fees around amounts of trade activity. Above 30,000 trades per year will cost £2.25m, and levels beneath that provide smaller charges with a cap.
News in from Poland regarding the KDPW CCP for IRS: Current membership:
An analysis of trade activity data prior to and post the March 11th Dodd-Frank Act mandatory clearing deadline, published today on DerivSource.
Handy simple checklist for key milestones this year.
Frances Coppola makes an interesting commentary on who brings risk into banking, and in the case of HBOS, not scary derivatives traders, but people who were supposed to provide a safe retail bank business.
Πιστή στη απόφασή μου να βοηθήσω τον φίλο μου Bill Hodgson να πάρει ιδέες για τις καλοκαιρινές του διακοπές και γνωρίζοντας πόσο αγαπάει την φωτογραφία λέω να ξεκινήσει τα σχέδια του απο την πανέμορφη Σαντορίνη που σου κόβει την ανάσα.
The attached article from FOX news indicates IDBs are making initial moves to set up new futures exchanges including: - GFI fi
FX Spot, Forwards, Swaps, NDFs. Nasdaq OMX to launch FX clearing in November - Risk.net.
Ο φόβος για μια νέα "too big to fail" Τράπεζα η οποία θα είχε το μέγεθος του Ελληνικού ΑΕΠ, φαίνεται ότι είναι η βασική αιτία για την ένσταση που πρόβαλε η Τρόικα στα σχέδια συγχώνευσης των δύο Ελληνικών Τραπεζών, Εθνικής και Eurobank.
A group of banks have signed up to a consortium to sponsor & guide development of clearing for OTC products with Hong Kong Exchange. Press Release here
The JV between DTCC & Markit which combined the original confirmation / affirmation business of SwapsWire & DerivSERV has now become solely owned by Markit.
We have all heard the adage “a picture is worth a thousand words”, well today I am going to postulate that "a chart is worth a hundred words or more” and also “a chart is a hundred times quicker in conveying key information”.
As SEF rules will come into force later this year, CreditLink by Traiana and
Some interesting analysis on the demise of MF Global: http://dealbreaker.com/2013/04