Derivatives

Regulators urge big push to ditch Libor by end 2021

Global financial regulators set out recommendations on Thursday for coordinating and speeding up preparations to scrap Libor, an interest rate benchmark banks were fined...

OCC Implements Phase III of Financial Safeguards Framework

Enhancing its resiliency as a Systemically Important Financial Market Utility (SIFMU), OCC, the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization, today announced that the U.S. Securities...

June Heatwave for Metal and Petroleum Commodities

The S&P GSCI rose 5.09% in June and 10.47% for the second quarter of 2020. The recovery in the second quarter did not fully retrace the...

ISDA, ASIFMA, FIA and GFXD Publish EU Benchmarks Regulation Review Recommendations

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA), the Asia Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (ASIFMA), the Futures Industry Association (FIA) and the...

EU approves one-year open access delay for futures exchanges

European futures exchanges have been given a one-year delay to implement rules aimed at boosting competition under MiFID II, just two weeks before the...

Deutsche Bank in $10 million settlement for reporting violations and spoofing

Deutsche Bank will pay $10 million to settle two enforcement actions from the US derivatives watchdog for allegedly engaging in spoofing and violating swap...

CME’s McCourt Says Size Makes New Micro-E-Mini Options Attractive

In this case, bigger is not necessarily better.The Chicago Mercantile Exchange is now offering hedge funds, buysiders and active traders a new option, no...

EMIR Refit delegated reporting rules go live despite industry concerns

The next phase of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) comes into effect despite lingering concerns around unclear reporting rules and clear risks with...

ESMA’s working group on euro risk-free rates recommends voluntary compensation for legacy swaption contracts...

Working group recommends voluntary compensation for legacy swaption contracts• Market participants advised to contact swaption counterparties to discuss and decide on voluntary compensation• No...

Eurex clears first interest rate swap transaction from Japan

First Japanese financial institution clears OTC interest rate swap transaction at Eurex Clearing out of JapanFurther potential for Eurex Clearing to see increasing activity...
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