November 2014

'Jobs' Executive Assistant – London – Contract/Perm – £150-£200 04 November 2014 | Bill Hodgson

Are you an experienced PA or executive assistant looking for a high pressured environment to thrive in? This role could be for you.

'Articles' Get ahead by taking control 04 November 2014 | Penny Davenport Feed

Girls Get AheadThe Sunda

'News' News Brief: SunGard Leverages Risk Innovations to Develop Advanced Analytics Engine for High Speed Risk Analysis 04 November 2014 | FIS Feed

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'News' Nodal Exchange Announce the Formation of NodalClear 03 November 2014 | Bill Hodgson

Another exchange business goes vertical

'News' GMEX and Tradition Partnership | CMF Contracts 03 November 2014 | Ben Larah

GDI, the index development subsidiary of GMEX Group, has entered into a strategic partnership with interdealer broker Tradition. 

'News' Weekly Roundup | 2nd November 2014 03 November 2014 | Sol Steinberg

A selection of top stories from around the markets, by Sol Steinberg

'News' ESMA add OMIClear to the list of registered CCPs under EMIR 03 November 2014 | ESMA Feed

ESMA has today added OMIClear C.C., S.A. to its list of registered CCPs under the European Markets
Infrastructure Regualtion (EMIR). EMIR requires EU-based CCPs to be

'Articles' US bilateral margin rules: a hit parade of horrors 03 November 2014 | Risk Magazine Feed

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'Events' Meet us in Chicago and New York | FIA Expo and SEFCON 02 November 2014 | Bill Hodgson

Two Chances to Meet OTC Space

'Events' Financial Technologies Forum | DerivOps New York | Nov 6th 02 November 2014 | Bill Hodgson

DerivOps NY is your one-stop shop for all you need to know to be up-to-date on derivatives operations.

October 2014

'News' ICAP’s post-trade business under threat from MiFID II 31 October 2014 | The Trade News Feed

ICAP is lobbying for an amendment to the MiFID II trading obligation rule which in its present form would force the interdealer broker to discontinue four of its key post-trade risk reduction services.

'Articles' Swaptions Spotlight 31 October 2014 | Orlando Almodovar

As the first swaptions clearing service prepares to launch by CME as early as November 2014, this data driven analysis of these instruments is timely to survey the market. 

'Articles' European banks: Stress relief 30 October 2014 | The Economist Feed


'Articles' The Price of Clearing 30 October 2014 | DerivSource Feed
'Articles' Reference Rates Upgraded to all new Avatars | (Part I of 3) 29 October 2014 | Pat Aditya

This article is Part 1 of my explanation on recent recommendations suggested by the Financial Stability Board (FSB) on existing reference benchmark rates. 

'News' The banks may have passed – but the ‘stress test’ is failing 29 October 2014 | Damon Batten

Without doubt, industry-wide stress testing exercises are an important indicator of banks’ health.

'Events' PRMIA New York Presents - Career Planning and Job Seeking in Risk Management 28 October 2014 | Sol Steinberg

Careers in Risk Management

'News' Weekly Roundup | 26th October 2014 27 October 2014 | Sol Steinberg

Recent news headlines indicate that the markets are still assessing the impact and implications of the high volatility day on October 15

'News' Deutsche Börse names new CEO as Francioni signs off 27 October 2014 | The Trade News Feed

Reto Francioni will step down from his role as chief executive of exchange group Deutsche Börse to be replaced by the former head of UBS’s investment bank, Carsten Kengeter.

'Articles' Markit venture is first casualty of US swap flop 27 October 2014 | Risk Magazine Feed

Closed sign

Clearing credit hub closes, with Markit citing disappointing Sef volumes