A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Lisa Hershey (pictured) who has been appointed managing director and chief compliance officer at the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC).
The platform will allow users to look up the latest definitions as they execute a trade, with the option to access code for certain definitions using functionality already developed in the Common Domain Model (CDM).
Could the public cloud providers be in the regulators’ sights? Jo says the dawn of Big Tech Regulation is drawing near.
If you want the definition of a circular argument, talk to anyone involved with clearing about resilience and recovery. But more pernicious risks remain unaddressed.
The final phases of initial margin rules are expected to capture over the next two years more than 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms, which technology providers see as potential customers.
James and Anthony look at the main issues around CCP non-default losses, who should be responsible for these funds, and where this is all heading.
The bloc’s primary financial regulators say immediate work is needed to protect systems.
Bickering between regulators rarely helps anything, but power plays involving CCPs are even less helpful.
The push to expand oversight of US CCPs is “a clear breach” of 2016 equivalence deal, Quintenz says.
January 3 went smoothly for many, but the launch of Europe's far-reaching reform package wasn't without problems.
Waters runs through the key facts you need to know about Mifid II, GDPR, BMR and Brexit.
Chairman criticizes European Commission proposals for clearinghouse oversight.
Long-awaited ruling shows digital currencies are pushing for institutional-grade market structure
Trade body says any forced move could increase risks and costs for derivatives users
European regulators landed a body blow against the UK, but not all participants are convinced it will work
John reviews some of last week’s top sell-side stories, including the European Commission’s proposals for new rules on the supervision of non-EU CCPs.
For OTC derivatives transactions, market participants seeing more challenges beyond just regulatory reporting demands
European central counterparties will be subjected to four tests on April 29
x-clear unit of SIX Securities Services to serve as central counterparty
OpenGamma partners with CloudMargin to deliver independent validation of initial margin of OTC trades.
Central counterparties LCH.Clearnet and SIX x-clear to join EuroCCP in Nasdaq Nordic cash equities markets.
Recovery and resolution plans may not be sufficient to mitigate systemic risk or the creation of 'too-big-to-fail' central counterparties.
The European Central Counterparty (EuroCCP) has initiated a discussion around the need to deploy a limit switch mechanism, or kill switch, to avoid the contagion of erroneous trades.
CCPs discuss the merits, and concerns, around standardized stress testing.