March 2019

'News' ISDA Common Domain Model Goes Open Source 20 March 2019 | Bill Hodgson

The ISDA Common Domain Model has moved to version 2, and is now accessible by anyone including non-ISDA members.

'Articles' Cassini Systems partners with SmartStream to help firms meet Uncleared Initial Margin obligations 20 March 2019 | Cassini Systems Feed

London and New York – March 20th, 2019 – Cassini Systems, the leading provider of pre and post trade margin analytics for buy side derivatives trading, today announced its partnership with SmartStream Technologies, the financial T

Ian Manocha 'News' Gresham and RegTek.Solutions partner to offer strategic transaction reporting solution to buy-side and sell-side firms 07 March 2019 | Bill Hodgson

First client live using enhanced Reconcile.Trade solution to run on Gresham’s Clareti Platform

February 2019

'News' FCA confirms proposals in the event of a no-deal Brexit 28 February 2019 | Financial Conduct Authority Feed

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published near-final rules and guidance that will apply in the event the UK leaves the EU without an implementation period.  As most of the changes proposed will be made under powers given to the FCA under

'Articles' How estimating CCP margins could save you millions 27 February 2019 | OpenGamma Feed

The post How estimating CCP margins could save you millions appeared first on OpenGamma

January 2019

'Articles' ISDA and Linklaters Launch Full Version of ISDA Create – IM 31 January 2019 | ISDA Feed

ISDA and law firm Linklaters have today launched the full version of ISDA Create – IM, a new online solution that automates the process of producing and agreeing initial margin (IM) documentation and facilitates the creation of valuable structured

'News' Which OTC startup using DLT and Semantic Blockchain got an investment from Wells Fargo? 30 January 2019 | Bill Hodgson

Which OTC startup using DLT and Semantic Blockchain got an investment from Wells Fargo?

'Articles' AcadiaSoft Partners with ISDA to Streamline Integration with ISDA Create 29 January 2019 | ISDA Feed

An early mention of ISDA Create, a platform intended to boost the process of completing new margin agreements.

December 2018

'Articles' The Bank Underground Christmas Quiz 18 December 2018 | Bank Underground Feed

Once again it’s time for the Annual Bank Underground Christmas Quiz! The ultimate festive test of your knowledge on the yuletide related aspects of central banking. Try your luck at our ten questions…

'Articles' SFTR go live confirmed for Q2 2020 14 December 2018 | RegTek.Solutions Feed

SFTR go liv

'Articles' Key Trends in the Size and Composition of OTC Derivatives Markets 10 December 2018 | ISDA Feed

ISDA has published a new research paper that analyzes recent trends in the size and composition of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets, using the latest data from the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and ISDA.

'Articles' Winter is coming… 05 December 2018 | DRS LLP Feed

excellent post on UMR from DRS - a must read for any firm who might be in Phase 4 or 5. Bill

November 2018

'Articles' How The Brexit Stole Thanksgiving! 30 November 2018 | Chris Niccolls Feed

'News' CFTC Primer on Smart Contracts 28 November 2018 | CFTC Feed

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s LabCFTC today released, “A CFTC Primer on Smart Contracts.” This primer is part of LabCFTC’s effort to engage with innovators and market participants on a range of financial technology (FinTech) topics, a

'Articles' What makes your initial margin volatile? 26 November 2018 | OpenGamma Feed

If you run a ‘buy and hold’ strategy you don’t expect your initial margin requirement to change much. You would even hope that margin would progressively fall over time as the duration decreases.