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    1. beyondbrics

      November 26, 2014

      Romania stock exchange sets sights on EM status

      ...bourse lower transaction costs and establish a central clearing counterparty (CCP). Currently some Romanian companies list in Luxembourg...systematic importance for the capital markets by facilitating better risk management and leading to less complex exposures between market...Andrew MacDowall

    2. FT Alphaville

      November 25, 2014

      Wriggle room, the CNY, and the PBoC

      ...rising, Chinese banks have become more cautious about counterparty risk and are unwilling to lend as crazily as in the past...overall economic growth will be limited. So, at the risk of overstating the point, stability is much of what...David Keohane

    3. November 16, 2014

      Sovereign debt rule change ‘could prompt €1.1tn rebalancing’

      ...adopt a Basel rule that caps banks’ exposure to a single counterparty at 25 per cent of total capital resources, it would trigger...told the Financial Times in February: “Sovereigns are not risk-free assets. That has been demonstrated, so now we have...Sam Fleming in London

    1. November 16, 2014

      Winners and losers from HK-Shanghai Stock Connect

      ...positioning for this week’s expected rush northwards without the risk of using the as-yet untried Stock Connect. “For banks with large...share investors. In theory this reduces fund managers’ counterparty risks and could help them navigate the complexities thrown up...Jennifer Hughes in Hong Kong

    2. November 10, 2014

      Comment: Flawed US rules fragment swaps market

      ...patchwork, however, notably counterparty credit risk, opacity of trading and counterparty exposure to regulators, and lack...to readily identify a counterparty’s now essential US...posing a significant risk of failure in times of economic...J. Christopher Giancarlo

    3. November 4, 2014

      Clearing house members fear they may have to stump up in case of a failure

      ...the derivatives market be passed through risk managers known as clearing houses. But...their derivatives trades through central counterparty clearing houses (CCPs). The EU and Japan...the operators to pay closer attention to risk management. Clearers point out that new...Philip Stafford

    4. November 4, 2014

      Interview: Per Sjöberg, chief executive, TriOptima

      ...in Sweden in 2000 to manage risk in derivatives. It has “compressed...extraordinarily efficient way of managing risk. If you take AIG, which was...checking that you agree with your counterparty what the value of your trade...so we aren’t posing any risk to the system. What is your...Philip Stafford

    5. October 29, 2014

      ‘Coffin corner’ threat to financial stability

      ...banks to record higher credit risk in derivatives transactions...both any potential loss and the risk that the counterparty may default (known as credit...borrowers in the country. Higher counterparty risk or downgrades trigger more collateral...By Satyajit Das

    6. October 24, 2014

      Comment: Solving the too-big-to-fail puzzle

      ...will capture a large share of the derivatives market. But the risk is that trades between counterparties in different jurisdictions...subject to US law. If that US company has traded with a UK counterparty under English law, however, then there is some doubt as to...Scott O’Malia

    7. October 21, 2014

      SGX posts solid debut in renminbi futures

      ...settlement risk, known as Herstatt risk, after the failure of a German...do not pass through a central risk management venue, such as an...pays out in a transaction when a counterparty defaults. Herstatt risk is usually greater for Asian...Philip Stafford

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