For Collateral Management, Automation Is Key

Lars-Ake Olsson, senior director, Nordic Investment Bank.

As regulatory reform looms over Europe, the US and other regions, processes governing the effective management of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives clearing have become far more important. Automation and the removal of manual processes have taken priority, as James Rundle reports.

With the review of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid II), Basel III, the Dodd–Frank Act and other regulations affecting the mechanisms and processes of trading across most major financial centers,