Buoyed by ARRC’s stamp of approval, term Sofr rates may bypass much of the market’s need for CSRs
Banking

Buoyed by ARRC’s stamp of approval, term Sofr rates may bypass much of the market’s need for CSRs

3w | By Jeremy Chan and Anna Brunetti

Buoyed by ARRC’s stamp of approval, term Sofr rate...

The term Sofr rate recently endorsed by the US Alternate Reference Rate Committee (ARRC) – a private working group commissioned by the Federal R...

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Bloomberg confident in soundness of BSBY as regulators turn up the heat on credit-sensitive rates
Banking

Bloomberg confident in soundness of BSBY as regulators turn up the heat on credit-sensitive rates

2m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Bloomberg confident in soundness of BSBY as regula...

Slow transition to RFRs for USD causing concern as regulators warn market away from alternate rates Read More...

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FCA, CFTC: More post-pandemic coordination needed on financial sector standards
Banking

FCA, CFTC: More post-pandemic coordination needed on financial sector standards

3m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

FCA, CFTC: More post-pandemic coordination needed ...

Regulators from Europe, the US and Japan called for stronger and faster cooperation on key aspects of global financial sector standards. Directors fro...

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CFTC’s flexible capital requirements to benefit non-bank swap dealers
Trading & brokering

CFTC’s flexible capital requirements to benefit non-bank swap dealers

1y | By Emma Olsson, Reporter

CFTC’s flexible capital requirements to benefit no...

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)’s latest ruling on capital requirements for swap dealers will favour watchful non-bank dealers, accord...

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CFTC’s lack of data security to hit capital markets
Insurance

CFTC’s lack of data security to hit capital markets

2y | By Rebekah Tunstead, Reporter

CFTC’s lack of data security to hit capital market...

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)’s inadequate cybersecurity provisions could impact capital markets, according to the CEO of a...

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Tensions rise as CFTC, BoE, and market participants debate CCP supervision
Insurance

Tensions rise as CFTC, BoE, and market participants debate CCP supervision

2y | By Rebekah Tunstead, Reporter

Tensions rise as CFTC, BoE, and market participant...

The role of central banks in the supervision of central counterparties (CCPs) was greatly debated on a panel discussion at the FIA’s IDX in Lond...

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CFTC’s proposed speculative position limits create tech demand
Insurance

CFTC’s proposed speculative position limits create tech demand

2y | By Rebekah Tunstead, Reporter

CFTC’s proposed speculative position limits create...

Significant technology adoption is required to distinguish between speculative and hedging trades under the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CF...

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Concerns reign over CFTC's proposed swap data amendments
Insurance

Concerns reign over CFTC's proposed swap data amendments

2y | By Rebekah Tunstead, Reporter

Concerns reign over CFTC's proposed swap data amen...

Initial proposals by the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to amend swap data regulations raises several concerns, say lawyers and consul...

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