September 2018

'News' MarkitSERV Hokey Cokey - Are They In or Out? 26 September 2018 | Bill Hodgson

Having reported that MarkitSERV was up for sale, it now appears that idea has been parked.

'Articles' Could the Nasdaq default happen in Rates markets? 26 September 2018 | ClarusFT Feed

What could cause a Rates CCP to lose €100m from the Default Fund? We look at 10y IRS in NOK vs SEK. We find that liquidity add-ons prevent very large positions from being under-margined.

'Articles' A Solution for Consistency 24 September 2018 | ISDA Feed

Earlier this year, when testifying to a US Congressional committee, I proposed a holistic solution to the lack of harmonization

'Articles' Default at Nasdaq Clearing 19 September 2018 | ClarusFT Feed

Last week’s default at Nasdaq Clearing in the power market, generated a lot of press, both because member defaults are few and far between events at CCPs and the fact that it coincided with the ten year anniversary of the Lehman’s bankruptcy.

'Articles' Firms’ preparations for transition from LIBOR to risk-free rates 19 September 2018 | The Bank of England Feed

Letters to the CEOs of banking and insurance firms from the Prudential Regulation Authority and Financial Conduct Authority

'Articles' SFTR Shorts, Part 6 13 September 2018 | RegTek.Solutions Feed

New SFTR Validations

'Articles' Brexit – Contractual Dis-Continuity 12 September 2018 | DRS LLP Feed

A long and comprehensive post from DRS on Brexit and the OTC market, follow the link below.

ANNA 'News' Did you ever need to link an ISIN to an LEI? 04 September 2018 | Bill Hodgson

...well soon you can:

August 2018

'Articles' ISDA Responds to ESMA Consultation on Clearing Obligation 31 August 2018 | ISDA Feed

ISDA has published a response to the European Securities and Markets Authority’s consultation on extending...

'Articles' ISDA Publishes ISDA SIMM™ 2.1 27 August 2018 | ISDA Feed

ISDA has published the ISDA SIMM™ Methodology, version 2.1, with an Effective Date of December 1, 2018.

'Articles' ISDA presses the panic button on IM 22 August 2018 | DRS LLP Feed

As market participants are all too aware, following the financial crisis in 2008-2009, G20 agreed to a regulatory reform agenda covering the OTC derivatives market and market participants, including proposals for margin requirements for non-centra

'Articles' truPTS - Their Current State and Why Their Website is Down 20 August 2018 | Bill Hodgson

truPTS - Their Current State and Why Their Website is Down

'Articles' The 2018 Initial Margin Industry Survey 16 August 2018 | Bill Hodgson

Take part in this years 2018 Initial Margin Survey and find out how other firms are planning to implement IM

'Articles' Time to abandon hope: senior regulators set out vision for LIBOR transition in latest speeches 14 August 2018 | Deloitte Financial Services Feed