Weekly Roundup | Collateral & Risk Management | 17 February 2014
German Debt Office Poised to Collateralise Swaps
Pending 2014 budget would allow Finanzagentur to post up to EURO 8 billion in collateral. Risk: German Debt Office Poised to Collateralise Swaps.
CloudMargin Integrates with UnaVista for EMIR Trade Reporting
State of the art collateral management systems delivering STP connectivity out of the box.
Ready for a 1,000% Spike in Margin Calls?
A new white paper from the DTCC predicts that margin calls on derivatives could increase by as much as 1,000%. The paper cites regulatory changes that will spur fragmented clearing and a jump in margin calls. With so much that can go wrong, the new clearing regime for derivatives is quickly becoming a major operational headache. Financial Technologies Forum: Ready for a 1,000% Spike in Margin Calls?
The Regulatory Pressure Cooker: Building A Culture Of Compliance In Capital Markets
For a number of years, the market has been talking about creating a culture of compliance. Following the credit crisis in 2008, the urgency of being prepared was at the forefront of everyone's mind, particularly among C-suite executives. ISS-MAG: The Regulatory Pressure Cooker: Building A Culture Of Compliance In Capital Markets.