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Previous editions of Rocket magazine have covered a variety of topics, and the articles included have been:

Rocket 5

Regulation

  • Fundamental Review of the Trading Book: by Michael Bryant
  • Almost there? A bumpy road to the margining regime for non-centrally cleared derivatives in Europe: by Silvia Devulder
  • Compliance is a Journey, not a Goal: by Bill Hodgson
  • Financial regulation of the energy and commodity trading sector - what is happening and what could it mean?: by Aviv Handler
  • EMIR Review: EMIR revisited or EMIR II?: by Peter Ten-Broeke
  • Equivalance: The Key to Global OTC Reform: by John Philpott

Trading

  • Booking structures: time for an update?: by Hamish Woodhouse

Post Trade

  • Enabling Product Innovation for Asset Managers through Derivatives Governance: by Geoff Cole and Jackie Colella
  • A Bridge Over Troubled Waters? Bringing derivatives under effective control: by Hugh Daly
  • Bilateral OTC margining: marathon or spint?: by David Field

Clearing

  • Readiness for Mandatory Clearing (or maybe "Ready... Set...Go!"): by Jamie Gavin
  • CCP Notionals Scoresheet: by Amir Khwaja

Collateral Management

  • Collateral management for the buy side: time to take control?: by Eléonore de Vial
  • Bilateral Margin Headache Solved: by James Cherry

Risk Management

  • Compressions: a controlled risk to improve the leverage ratio under Basel III: by Diana Higgins

Management

  • How to Spot an A-Player in an Interview Process: by Daniel Halstead
  • Being your own coach: by Penny Davenport

Rocket 4

Regulation

  • Dealing with the ever-growing regulatory burden in capital markets: by Michel Dorval
  • REMIT: A whistle stop tour: by Aviv Handler
  • MiFID II: How to capitalise on the creative destruction of the status quo: by Christian Lee, Debasree Bhattacharya, and Damon Batten

Trading

  • SGX: Setting the pace in Asian Foreign Exchange: by William Barkshire
  • CCP Notionals Scoresheet: by Amir Khwaja
  • SEFs: Surprisingly Useful Despite Detractors: by Sol Steinberg
  • Mandatory electronic execution: what's happening aroud the world?: by Simon Maisey

Post Trade

  • Margining rules: Is time still of essence?: by Silvia Devulder

Clearing

  • Choosing a Segregation Model at Eurex Clearing - key selection criteria: by Byron Baldwin
  • Establishing a port in a storm...: by Jamie Gavin
  • Pure Agency Client Clearing: by Jon Skinner

Collateral Management

  • When does it make sense to outsource? by Maurice Schuster, Thomas Schiebe, Chris Ekonomidis, and Neil Wright
  • Conquering the cost conundrum: by James Cherry

Rocket 3

Regulation

  • Foreign banks tangled up in Volcker Rule: by Mayra Rodriguez Valladares
  • European Regulatory Authority finally moving forward: by Sol Steinberg

Trading

  • Portfolio compression winners and losers: by Diana Higgins

Clearing

  • The clearing mandate: by Jon Gregory
  • Maria Leontiou gives a perspective on engaging with clearing: Maria Leontiou and Lee McCormack
  • CCP Risk Assessment Reports: by Bill Hodgson
  • CCP Notionals Scoresheet: by Bill Hodgson

Collateral Management

  • Solving the collateral conundrum: by Ricky Maloney
  • Collateral Management Infrastructure: 10 Reasons You Need to Invest: by Ted Allen

Risk Management

  • So Many Margin Models: by Peter Walsh
  • Months to Go: Margin on Bilateral OTC Trades: by Bill Hodgson
  • Asymmetry of CSAs Causes FVA Costs: by Ben Larah

Careers

  • A-Players and the World of OTC: by Daniel Halstead
  • Build Team Harmony to Get More Done: Penny Davenport

Operations

  • Document digitisation: by Nana Solomon

Rocket 2

Regulation

  • Asian CCP Recognition: Challenges and Opportunities: by Alison King

Trading

  • CDSClear on 2014 ISDA Definitions: by Malavika Solanki
  • Managing liquidity: by Sol Steinberg
  • Battle lines are drawn: by Bill Hodgson

Clearing

  • Cross-margining at Eurex Clearing: by Byron Baldwin
  • CCP Notionals Scoresheet: by Bill Hodgson

Collateral Management

  • MiFID II: harmonization mandates new business models in the OTC space: by Paul Gibson, Kimon Mikroulis, and Cian O Braonain
  • Collateral Management: Risk Mitigation Explained: by Maria Leontiou
  • Buy-Side Prepare: BCBS-IOSCO Recommendations Proposed by Global Regulators in 2015: by Richard Enfield
  • Is Collateral Management a Front Office Function?: by Ted Allen
  • Impact of Central Clearing on Collateral and the Cost of Funding: by Michael Posylkin
  • Single Source of Clean Data for Improved Collateral Management: by Phil Wang
  • EMIR Changes the Collateral Management Servicing Game: Costs and Considerations: by Fabrice Tomenko

Risk Management

  • Increasing the Margin Period of Risk: by Ben Larah
  • Margin Moves to the Center: by Mas Nakachi
  • Operational Risk: by Stuart McClymont
  • Conduct Risk: by Robin Poynder

Careers

  • Time for a job swap?: by Penny Davenport
  • Trends in the Job Market: by Maria Aldous

Operations

  • The game has changed for outsourcing: by Bill Hodgson
  • Trade reporting: next steps: by Marisol Collazo and Peter Tierney

State of the Market

  • Swap Execution Facilities the First Year: by Amir Khwaja
  • Swap Futures: A Comparison of Products: by Ben Larah

Rocket 1

Regulation

  • EMIR: A Progress Report: by Bill Hodgson
  • Volcker Rule Hedge Accounting: by Sol Steinberg
  • Clearing House Authorisation Under EMIR, a Score Sheet: by Bill Hodgson
  • Backwards? Regulators Systemic Risk: Have Got It Reduction: by Jon Skinner
  • Smooth Sailing Ahead?: by Paloma Migone

Economics

  • How Big is the OTC Market Really?: by Jon Skinner

Clearing

  • Clearing Houses: Winners and Losers: by Bill Hodgson
  • The Indirect Costs of Central Clearing: by Mas Nakachi

Management

  • The Difference Between a Boss and a Leader... and What This Means For Generation Y: by Penny Davenport

Risk Management

  • Replication CCP methodologies for validation, pricing and resource management: by Sandy McFadzean
  • Decision Support and Analytics For Clearing: by Peter Walsh
  • Comparing VaR and SPAN: by Ben Larah
  • Ten Tips to Understand Credit Risk to Central Counterparties: by Diana Higgins

Trading

  • Swap Futures: The Next Big Thing?: by Bill Hodgson

Post Trade Processing

  • European Trade Reporting: What's the Point?: by Amir Khwaja

State of the Market

  • State of the OTC Markets in 2014: by Amir Khwaja