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September 3, 2014 - Editor

Make sure your regulatory charts are up to date

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March 12, 2014 - Editor

Now that Reporting for Europe has come into effect I am looking further into the next challenges that await for us just around the corner

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September 2, 2013 - Editor

After a quick read through, the main points of the BIS IOSCO proposals for margin on uncleared OTC derivatives appear to be: FX spot and

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September 2, 2013 - Editor

It's out – follow the link below or click for the pdf to read the BIS / IOSCO requirements for margin on non-cleared OTC derivatives.

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September 2, 2013 - Editor

Dear all, The TOP Stories of last week: Craig Pirrong picks apart recent BIS study Craig Pirrong tears apart the logic behind a recent BIS

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August 13, 2013 - Editor

A new CPSS-IOSCO consultative report puts forward a proposal for using non-defaulting clearing members IM to cover losses at a CCP. D.E.M. also spotted a

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August 8, 2013 - Editor

I often notice that the different regulators and the different associated interacting market participants, utilities and commentators dissociate regulations of bank capital (e.g. Basel III)

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August 2, 2013 - Editor

Concerns from Asia about providing CCP services into Europe, expressed in a letter from IOSCO to ESMA.

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April 22, 2013 - Editor

Dear all, Highlights of last week include: Swap Futures seem to have some "hidden" risk as more tail risk is exposed by lower initial margin

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April 17, 2013 - Editor

The fifth progress report by the FSB is out, and shows a great deal of participation but a long way to go. The area of