Regulation news

France raises spectre of European financial transactions tax
15 December 2017 | Paris | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
French President Emmanuel Macron and several ministers have dismissed concerns over the negative effect of an EU financial transactions tax on securities lending revenue
Final leverage ratio rule a boon for CCPs
11 December 2017 | Basel | Reporter: Drew Nicol
The final version of Basel III’s leverage ratio rules are providing an early Christmas present for CCPs due to re-orientation towards RWA over minimum capital requirement
Collateral pains stinging buy side
06 December 2017 | London | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
“Regulation is limiting possibilities for the securities lending market”, according to Habib Motani, an international financial markets lawyer at Clifford Chance
SFTR code of conduct not fit for purpose, says SASLA
05 December 2017 | Johannesburg | Reporter: Drew Nicol
SLR and SCCL changes on the horizon, says BNY Mellon
01 December 2017 | New York | Reporter: Zsuzsa Szabo
EEA members’ supervisory weaknesses exposed in ESMA review
30 November 2017 | Paris | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
IHS Markit partners with Regis-TR on SFTR
29 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
NEX Regulatory Reporting made trade repository under EMIR
24 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
FCA publishes MiFID II guide
22 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
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India reviews SBL position limits
21 November 2017 | New Delhi | Reporter: Zsuzsanna Szabo
EU Commission opens consultation of SFTR TR fees
21 November 2017 | Paris | Reporter: Drew Nicol
LEIs offer major cost savings, says OFR
17 November 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Drew Nicol
ESMA’s final MMF report reveals parting on haircuts
17 November 2017 | Paris | Reporter: Drew Nicol
MTS and UnaVista to collaborate for SFTR
13 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
Collateral managers must regroup to tackle incoming regulation
10 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
Nex to apply for SFTR TR status
09 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
LSE teams up with APIR Systems to brings LEIs to Australasia
08 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Japan earmarks Q2 2019 for T+2 settlement shift
07 November 2017 | Tokyo | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Margin calls explosion on the horizon, claims CloudMargin
06 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
MiFID II creates “much uncertainty” for EEA members
06 November 2017 | Oslo | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
CCP may be more vulnerable to failure than we thought, OFR report shows
03 November 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
Deutsche Börse launches new EMIR reporting system
02 November 2017 | Frankfurt | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
SimCorp: MiFID II remains a concern for buy-side firms
02 November 2017 | London | Reporter: Becky Butcher
SEC grants relief to US brokers on MiFID II
27 October 2017 | New York | Reporter: Theo Andrew
DTCC enhances its European GTR for SFTR
24 October 2017 | New York | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
No further SFT regulations on the horizon, says European Commission
20 October 2017 | Paris | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
US appeals court dismisses US equity lending mismanagement case
20 October 2017 | Missouri | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Margin rules depress derivative contract terms, survey finds
19 October 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Jenna Lomax
Trax gains MiFID II ARM licence from UK FCA
29 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
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SFTR is bringing significant changes to the securities lending landscape, but Nex is creating and collaborating to help clients through. Colin Murphy and Matthew Bernard explain
Between the LGPS pooling project, Brexit and changes in technology, fund managers in the UK, and their service providers, have a lot to think about
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Broadridge has finished its latest blockchain pilot, focused on bilateral repo. Horacio Barakat discusses the progress made, and where the firm will go next
Forthcoming collateral rules will require the buy-side to find trillions of dollars in additional margin, and securities financing is at the heart of many of the solutions being explored, writes BNY Mellon’s Peter Madigan
Euroclear’s Olivier Grimonpont reviews how new margin rules are forcing collateral managers to adapt, and how collaborative solutions are the answer
The securities lending industry has some much needed respite from new regulations, and the mood at this year’s RMA Conference was upbeat
Collateral managers must embrace innovation and strive for greater efficiency in processing. Jenna Lomax reports from Amsterdam
Anand Krishnan of Natixis Americas explains how regulatory pressures are changing the rules of the game and buy-side entities are changing with it
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The German securities lending market is weeks away from the introduction of a new tax on dividend income that may drive participants out the market
Francisco Thiermann of IBM says the imminent launch of Chile’s securities lending blockchain solution will provide a shot in the arm for the market
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Zubair Nizami, head of Asian securities lending trading at Brown Brothers Harriman talks to Drew Nicol about the state of the industry in the region
Being an exciting emerging market is all well and good, but how long can that status really apply before interest wanes? India is doing its best not to find out
Hugh Leonard, director of repo sales at Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, explains how the Australian market has excelled in recent years
Securities lending is in a strong place in Australia. Dane Fannin, head of capital markets in the Asia Pacific at Northern Trust, explains the available opportunities
Federico Ortega Gilly of Mexico’s Nacional Financiera explains why his country’s securities lending market is ripe for foreign investment
Russia’s National Settlement Depository has had a busy year making its securities finance market more robust and attractive to outside investors. The CSD’s Alina Akchurina explains the innovations being implemented
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