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08 Oct 2019 — Liam Huxley

Tradeweb and Cassini have announced an industry-changing alliance. Front office users now have access to Cassini’s pre-trade analytics within Tradeweb's RFQ screens. With increasing cost pressure firms need the best tools pre-trade to achieve a competitive advantage and remain in compliance with regulations.

In this webinar series you wil learn about the benefits of pre-trade analytics, which include: 

  • Reduced trade costs
  • Best Execution & optimized IM directly in the Tradeweb UI
  • IM Calculation for all FCM-CCP routes
  • Validated impact of new trades on IM & operational limits
  • Easily expanded to include best collateral, funding costs & all broker & CCP fees
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02 Oct 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Tradeweb Markets Inc. (Nasdaq: TW), announced its collaboration with two leading margin optimisation providers, Cassini Systems and OpenGamma, to offer clients a choice of best-of-breed vendor access to life-cycle cost analytics, including initial margin, collateral, clearing fees, brokerage and trading costs.

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15 Jul 2019 — James Cherry

Job displacement by automation is already sizable on a per capita basis in the US (concentrated on labour intensive manual work) and the rise of an Asian middle class with the rising wages they demand may have set the time bomb ticking for these trends to be repeated in Asia.

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20 Aug 2018 — Bill Hodgson

truPTS - Their Current State and Why Their Website is Down

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10 Aug 2018 — Bill Hodgson

The team at Sernova Financial provide a detailed insight into the major challenge of moving the entire OTC market away from LIBOR in a relatively short space of time.  

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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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07 Feb 2018 — Bill Hodgson

Using R5-SHCH Connect domestic banks in China now have access to the London FX market, recognised as the leading centre for global FX trading. The new service is a partnership between London's R5 and the Shanghai Clearing House, announced by UK Chancellor Philip Hammond in December as part of the 9th UK China Economic Dialogue. 

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11 Dec 2017 — Fernando Walter Lolo

Bond yields have been falling since 1982. Many sovereign bonds have ultra-low yields today. Ultra-low yields generate ultra-high liability values since the time value of money does not apply when there is too much debt in the system. Pension schemes that were comfortably funded a few years ago at 5% now have huge deficits. 

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25 Aug 2017 — Samantha Hodgson

The annual Bürgenstock meeting in 2017 is a three day event run by ICDA, the second oldest futures industry association in the world. OTC Space Registered Readers can access a 15% discount to this event.

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30 May 2017 — Samantha Hodgson

Explore important political and regulatory topics that are shaping the cleared derivatives markets in Europe and beyond from Brexit to regulatory reform in the United States.

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15 May 2017 — Samantha Hodgson

The OTC Derivatives Summit of the Global Fixed Income Institute is an annual event which has now been running for over ten years. Those in the know refer to the Summit informally as the Pennyhill Park event – where a group of the most senior buy- and sell-side individuals debate (in private) the latest challenges running an OTC derivatives business.

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29 Mar 2017 — James Parascandola

Following the 2008 Financial Crisis, multiple regional sets of regulations (EMIR, Dodd-Frank) mandated OTC markets migrate from bilateral to cleared processing.  As rules were written and regulations in the U.S. and Eurozone have come into effect over the past 7 years, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision threw a levered wrench into mandatory client clearing for FCMs which has lead us to a crossroad in derivative market clearing infrastructure.

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