June 2014

'News' Margin and Collateral Efficiencies for the Sell Side - Ten Year Euro Asset Swap 27 June 2014 | Byron Baldwin

Margin & Collateral Efficiencies for the Sell Side - Ten Year Euro Asset Swap.

'Articles' Clash of the Clearing Titans | Eurex versus LCH.Clearnet 27 June 2014 | Byron Baldwin

An article from Risk Magazine tells the story of how battle lines are drawn on the OTC Rates Clearing front between Eurex and LCH.Clearnet

'Articles' Swap Futures Special Report | WP by Waters 27 June 2014 | Maria Leontiou

As we are all deeply involved in the implementation process of new regulatory structures I am sure there is not so much time to "see" the future and how business will transform once everything is up and running. 

'News' Updated ESMA Q&A on EMIR 23 June 2014 | Bill Hodgson

The ESMA Q&A has been updated, covering UCITS funds, AIFMD, intragroup exemptions, non-EU Central Banks, CCP Staff Employment, Risk Committees, interoperability, reporting of Collateral values and Trade valuations, and much much more.

'News' LSE Study: The Economics of Collateral 23 June 2014 | Bill Hodgson

The London School of Economics has written a study on the impacts of regulation on the collateral supply and dynamics.

'News' Eurex Launch a Euribor Initiative | Incentives to Grow Liquidity 19 June 2014 | Byron Baldwin

Eurex announce the launch of a Euribor Initiative:

'Articles' Are Firms Ready for EMIR Mandated Clearing | Find Out Here 16 June 2014 | Paloma Migone

With the countdown to clearing in Europe ticking away, some market participants are concerned it will be a rush to the finish line as many asset managers have yet to begin preparing.

'Events' Collateral World Summit, 23-24 September, The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel 16 June 2014 | Bill Hodgson

Collateral World Summit, 23-24 September, The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel

The Collateral World Summit (23-24 September) will unite  buy and sell-side leaders in implementing the changes essential for lowering their collateral costs.

'Events' Enterprise Collateral 2014 | America Square London | June 24th 16 June 2014 | Bill Hodgson

OTC Space is speaking at this event BTW:

'Articles' Interest Rate Swap Prices, Dealer-to-Dealer vs Dealer-to-Client, Is there a difference? 16 June 2014 | Amir Khwaja

In this article, I will look at whether we can see any differences in USD Interest Rate Swap Prices in the Dealer-to-Dealer and Dealer-to-Client markets.

'Articles' Seriously? Penny Davenport says….plus 10 steps to career success 12 June 2014 | Penny Davenport

In sport, as in life and as with our careers, we need to know where we are headed. We need a goal.

'News' CCP account structures | Macfarlanes' briefing 12 June 2014 | Maria Leontiou

Law Firm Briefing on EMIR Account Structures

'News' European CCP Authorisation | June 12th 12 June 2014 | Bill Hodgson

One more CCP Authorised, sorry that's two. London bus time.

'News' Can Equity Derivatives Be Cleared? | Lets BClear 11 June 2014 | Bill Hodgson

Over the coming months ESMA will be reviewing and determining which products will be mandated to clear.

'Articles' Duco Selects JDX as Resourcing Partner for Reconciliation Service 09 June 2014 | Stu McClymont

Duco, the new hosted reconciliation and analytics service provider, announced on the 10th of June 2014, the selection of JDX Consulting (JDX), the financial services consulting group, as their resourcing partner for their Duco reconcili

'News' Rocket The OTC Space Magazine | The Count Down Has Started 06 June 2014 | Bill Hodgson

Rocket now lives - the first edition is being printed today, for distribution at International Derivatives Expo next week.

'News' Meltdown for CCPs Averted Until December 2014 06 June 2014 | Bill Hodgson

How would clearing members react to losing capital relief on cleared trades?