Clearinghouses left in the lurch as financial industry buckles up for a ‘no equivalence’ scenario
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Clearinghouses left in the lurch as financial industry buckles up for a ‘no equivalence’ scenario

7d | By Anna Brunetti

Clearinghouses left in the lurch as financial indu...

The impact of a no-equivalence scenario on central counterparties (CCPs) would be disastrous for both the EU and the UK, leading market representative...

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“So, you’re on tomorrow, I’m still on today.” - How to operate global capital markets in one solution
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“So, you’re on tomorrow, I’m still on today.” - How to operate global capital markets in one solution

4w | GBST

“So, you’re on tomorrow, I’m still on today.” - Ho...

Patrick Sockett, product owner – institutional at GBST, talks about global capital markets, the challenges associated with trading across multiple reg...

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Global financial bodies unveil transition to single Common Domain Model
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Global financial bodies unveil transition to single Common Domain Model

3m | By Anna Brunetti

Global financial bodies unveil transition to singl...

Global financial markets associations revealed on Monday they’re working on a shared, cross-sector Common Domain Model (CDM) that would enable investo...

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Single price for carbon a must, CME says as ISDA calls for faster regulatory engagement
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Single price for carbon a must, CME says as ISDA calls for faster regulatory engagement

3m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Single price for carbon a must, CME says as ISDA c...

A single price on carbon is needed to further scale up the carbon offset market and provide confidence that offsets are fair-value products, CME’...

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FX traders needs are increasingly complex - To make the right calls, the right solution is paramount
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FX traders needs are increasingly complex - To make the right calls, the right solution is paramount

4m | By Murex - FX Options Team

FX traders needs are increasingly complex - To mak...

Murex constantly analyses the trends impacting FX options desks and traders. FX options desks face expanding complexity and demands. They are trading ...

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Equivalence hopes on financial rules fade as EU slams UK’s lack of commitment
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Equivalence hopes on financial rules fade as EU slams UK’s lack of commitment

4m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Equivalence hopes on financial rules fade as EU sl...

Prospects for a EU-UK equivalence agreement on financial services regulation appeared to ebb away after EU commissioner Mairead McGuinness criticised ...

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Too many firms still missing the mark on Mifid II and EMIR, financial advisor warns
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Too many firms still missing the mark on Mifid II and EMIR, financial advisor warns

4m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Too many firms still missing the mark on Mifid II ...

A striking majority of financial firms assessed by financial advisor ACA Group are filing inaccurate data reports, falling short of requirements from ...

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Gentiloni: Common EU debt issuance expected by the summer
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Gentiloni: Common EU debt issuance expected by the summer

5m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Gentiloni: Common EU debt issuance expected by the...

Issuance of EU debt through the RRF a real “game changer” Read More...

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Derivatives: the urgent need to transform post-trade operations
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Derivatives: the urgent need to transform post-trade operations

5m | By Paul Clark, Head of international post-trade pre-sales

Derivatives: the urgent need to transform post-tra...

The volatility that resulted from the outbreak of the pandemic in spring 2020 confirmed something that the derivatives industry had known for some tim...

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CFTC’s Behnam: Tail risks “seem to be happening more frequently”
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CFTC’s Behnam: Tail risks “seem to be happening more frequently”

5m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

CFTC’s Behnam: Tail risks “seem to be happening mo...

Regulators and markets should be prepared for tail risks as they appear to be occurring more frequently. “We have to be prepared for tail risk.” said ...

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ARRC and FCA “optimistic” markets can meet Libor deadline
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ARRC and FCA “optimistic” markets can meet Libor deadline

5m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

ARRC and FCA “optimistic” markets can meet Libor d...

Both market participants and regulators are optimistic the transition to risk free rates (RFR) can be implemented before the December deadline of new ...

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FCA crackdown on high-risk retail investment products
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FCA crackdown on high-risk retail investment products

5m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

FCA crackdown on high-risk retail investment produ...

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is stepping up its efforts to protect retail investors by  encouraging caution around “inappropriate high-r...

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SEC clampdown on SPACs to bring maturity to market
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SEC clampdown on SPACs to bring maturity to market

6m | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

SEC clampdown on SPACs to bring maturity to market

New accounting rules slow down fintech SPAC activity Read More...

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Cloud key to minimising risk for hedge funds
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Cloud key to minimising risk for hedge funds

6m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Cloud key to minimising risk for hedge funds

Moving to remote working has created new headaches for hedge funds through the risk of a “single point of failure” in a portfolio manager’s tech setup...

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Concerns over insider trading mount
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Concerns over insider trading mount

6m | bobsguide

Concerns over insider trading mount

Insider trading must be tackled by regulators to provide a fairer market for small shareholders, particularly since the pandemic caused record levels ...

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Report: Hedge funds building tech stacks in-house as vendor bearings change course
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Report: Hedge funds building tech stacks in-house as vendor bearings change course

7m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Report: Hedge funds building tech stacks in-house ...

Hedge funds are increasingly looking to high-tech, quantitative methods to beat the competition, which in turn is changing how tech vendors place them...

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Fixed income traders lean on automation
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Fixed income traders lean on automation

7m | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

Fixed income traders lean on automation

The average daily volume for fixed income electronic trading reached a new record of $10.6bn in January surpassing the previously set record of $10.3b...

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Intraday liquidity regulation – a decade of progress?
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Intraday liquidity regulation – a decade of progress?

7m | By Pete McIntyre, Director

Intraday liquidity regulation – a decade of progre...

September 2008 saw the emblematic moment of the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) when Lehman Brothers collapsed. Intraday liquidity was fundamental to th...

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