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06 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

The Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) has released a new paper which highlights the minimal use of the cloud among capital markets firms - with over two-thirds of AFME members questioned estimating that only 1 - 10% of their bank’s current workload was using some level of public cloud.

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11 Apr 2019 — Bill Hodgson

The ISDA 2019 AGM is now over. For those that saved time by not travelling, here's most of what came out from the event.

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03 May 2018 — Bill Hodgson

Get on down to the FIA IDX show in London, amongst the biggest capital markets events in the year. OTC Space and Brandex Publishing will be there, come and chat about our future plans.

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30 Apr 2018 — Bill Hodgson

The ISDA AGM generated a wave of content last week which we've assembled into one handy place. Most of the material is focussed on margin for non-cleared products given the changes due in 2019.

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02 Feb 2018 — Bill Hodgson

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA), the Association of Financial Markets in Europe (AFME), International Capital Market Association (ICMA) and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) and its asset management group (SIFMA AMG) have today launched a roadmap that highlights key challenges involved in transitioning financial market contracts and practices from interbank offered rates, or ‘IBORs’, to alternative risk-free rates (RFRs). 

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12 Aug 2016 — Bill Hodgson

Where else can you get such useful insight into the OTC markets for free? Articles in Rocket 7 cover MiFID II Data Quality, Staying Ahead of Reporting Regulations, Concerns about Meeting the Bilateral Margin Regulations Deadlines, The Role of your OMS, Automated Documentation Tools, The ISDA Working Group on Uncleared Margin Regulations, All-to-All Trading, and more.

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22 Jul 2016 — Bill Hodgson

Adjusting the OTC market notionals to re-calculate the effects of compression puts the OTC market at a bigger size than ever, but the reported notionals say otherwise

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16 Jul 2016 — Samantha Hodgson

Our magazine Rocket 7 is coming soon, packed with inside viewpoints and expert knowledge. Save or update your address to be eligible to receive a copy now.

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24 Feb 2016 — Samantha Hodgson

Join us in Vienna for the 25th Annual Securities Finance and Collateral Management Conference 2016

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02 Dec 2015 — Samantha Hodgson

Find out more about the FIA Asia Derivatives Conference, being held in Singapore this month.

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27 Oct 2015 — Samantha Hodgson

In response to the financial crisis that began in 2008, the leaders of the Group of Twenty (G20) nations agreed to a series of measures following concerns about systemic risks in over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets. The financial Stability Board (FSB) tasked with revamping the system initiated steps ranging from transparency of the over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives market, protecting against market abuse and mitigating systemic risk.

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02 Oct 2015 — Samantha Hodgson

The FIA Futures & Options Expo, now in its 31st year, convenes thought leaders and industry stakeholders for three days of engaging programming. Catch breaking news and insights on critical issues from top regulatory leaders and business executives.

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