January 2015

'News' ESMA adds Athens Exchange Clearing House to its list of authorised CCPs 22 January 2015 | ESMA Feed

ESMA has today added Athens Exchange Clearing House to its list of authorised CCPs under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).

'Articles' Are you motivated to succeed? 21 January 2015 | Penny Davenport Feed

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'News' CLS and TriOptima debut FX compression service 20 January 2015 | Feed
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'News' Eurex gets go-ahead for Singapore clearing house 20 January 2015 | The Trade News Feed

Deutsche Börse Group has received regulatory clearance for its futures exchange Eurex to launch a clearing house in Singapore with an eye to go live in 2016.

'News' List of applicant central counterparties (CCPs) established in non-EEA countries 20 January 2015 | ESMA Feed

List of central counterparties (CCPs) established in non-EEA countries which have applied for recognition under Article 25 of Regulation (EU) No 648/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 4 July 2012 on OTC derivatives, CCPs and tra

'News' Trayport and EFETNet to connect for REMIT – More RRM news 19 January 2015 | Energy Trading Regulation Feed

We have heard from our sources that Trayport and EFETNet are planning to offer connectivity between their platforms for REMIT, alongside their standalone offerings.

'Articles' Moving to Multi-Prime: Ongoing Changes and Challenges for Prime Brokerage 19 January 2015 | Sapient Feed

Once described as the largest but least noticed banking system in the world, Prime Brokerage is the gateway between Fund Managers and the marketplace.

'Articles' The Novation Challenge: How to Ensure a Successful Outcome 19 January 2015 | DerivSource Feed
'News' Bilateral Margin Rules for Uncleared Swaps to Move? 19 January 2015 | Bill Hodgson

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'Articles' Cross Margining of EUR IRS & Euro Fixed Income Futures 19 January 2015 | Byron Baldwin

An analysis was carried out of three relative value DV01 neutral Euro Asset Swap trades, 1) Euribor Strip versus Two Year IRS, 2) Schatz Futures versus Two Year IRS and 3) Bund Futures versus Ten Year IRS comparing the margin clearing the products

'News' ISDA boosts global push with new appointments 16 January 2015 | The Trade News Feed

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association bolstered its senior staff with new additions and roles in order to respond to the mounting cross-border issues facing the market.

'Articles' 2015 CFTC Regulatory Agenda 15 January 2015 | The Swap Report Feed

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'Articles' West Wheelock Capital: removing rollover risk 15 January 2015 | Risk Magazine Feed


Hedge fund seeking to broker long-dated collateral trades

'Articles' Finadium: Perspectives on Direct Borrowing and Lending 14 January 2015 | Securities Finance Monitor Feed

Finadium has released a new research report in our Finadium for Investors series, “Perspectives on Direct Borrowing and Lending”.

'Articles' Getting real in 2015: why use a securities lending CCP? 13 January 2015 | Securities Finance Monitor Feed

2015 is shaping up to be the year of the securities lending CCP; banks, agent lenders and beneficial owners are all now preparing themselves for this important market move.

'Articles' Risk awards 2015: The winners 13 January 2015 | Risk Magazine Feed

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Societe Generale is top house, BlueMountain's Feldstein lands lifetime award

'Articles' US banks call for action on clearing houses 12 January 2015 | Financial Times | Clearing and Settlement Feed

Treasury secretary asked to examine the ‘serious risks’ posed by a collapse