October 2017

'Articles' Brexit and Contractual Certainty 09 October 2017 | ISDA Feed

There’s been a lot of recent focus on the impact of Brexit on the derivatives market. That’s no surprise.

September 2017

'News' ESMA finalises MiFID II’s derivatives trading obligation 29 September 2017 | ESMA Feed

ESMA finalises MiFID II’s derivatives trading obligation

Friday 29 September 2017 10:59
'Articles' Initial Margin Attribution 27 September 2017 | ClarusFT Feed

Bill: The post below starts to tackle the tricky puzzle of breaking out the total IM for a portfolio into the contribution by particular products or desks.

Cleared IM and VM 'News' ISDA MARGIN SURVEY 2017 18 September 2017 | Bill Hodgson

A new ISDA survey explain the flows of margin for cleared and uncleared OTC products

'Articles' CME Group to Exit OTC Credit Clearing Business, Return $650M in Capital to Clearing Members 14 September 2017 | CME Feed

As of January CME had $66bn of notional in cleared OTC credit products compared with ICE with a combined total of $1.5trn. The only other firms to offer clearing for OTC credit are LCH and JSCC with $42bn and $8bn respectively. Bill.

'News' ESMA updates Q&A on MiFID II implementation 12 September 2017 | ESMA Feed

ESMA updates Q&A on MiFID II implementation

Tuesday 12 September 2017 17:20
'Articles' What risk disclosures tell us about Goldman’s problems and Morgan Stanley’s success 08 September 2017 | Nick Dunbar Feed

2017 has been difficult for those at Goldman Sachs who are accustomed to being at the forefront of US trading firms.

'News' ISDA SIMM 2.0 Released - Get Ready 08 September 2017 | Bill Hodgson

Updated ISDA SIMM model coming later this year

'Articles' Article: “What a year: MiFID II/MiFIR, EMIR RTS, SFTR and SEC SBS” 05 September 2017 | RegTek.Solutions Feed

The most recent edition of the Journal of Securities Operations & Custody (Volume 9 Number 4) features an article by Lloyd Altman entitled “What a year: MiFID II/MiFIR, EMIR RTS, SFTR and SEC SBS”.

August 2017

'Events' 38th Burgenstock Meeting: 15% Discount for OTC Space Readers 25 August 2017 | Samantha Hodgson

The annual Bürgenstock meeting in 2017 is a three day event run by ICDA, the second oldest futures industry association in the world. OTC Space Registered Readers can access a 15% discount to this event.

'Articles' VM Rules: Almost There 21 August 2017 | ISDA Feed

Six months ago, the industry was facing the possibility of real disruption.

SwapClear Physical Segregation 'News' Physical Segregation of Assets under EMIR for CCPs 16 August 2017 | Bill Hodgson

Back when CCPs had to achieve reauthorisation under EMIR, their segregation offerings were a subject of much discussion and jargon.