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  1. Buy side attacks Isda early termination protocol

    The banks are expected to formally sign the document before next week's Group of 20 nations summit in Brisbane, Australia. One buy-side lawyer calls it "absurd" and "insane". Another says her clients will "go ballistic" when they see the details.

  2. Smart beta indexes gain currency with Asian investors

    Australia is an interesting market for Barclays' merger arbitrage strategy as the pensions regulator has published guidelines asking institutional clients to disclose how much they are paying in fees to hedge funds and how much they allocate to...

  3. "Europeans are the problem" in CCP oversight standoff

    Supervision in four jurisdictions – Australia, Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore – was approved late last month. CME's Taylor claims approval for US regime is being unfairly delayed The European Commission’s (EC) refusal to recognise rules for US...

  4. Financial crime body tightens rules on company ownership

    Last year's Group of 8 (G-8) meeting endorsed core principles consistent with FATF standards, and the subject will be raised at the G-20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, later this month, with finance ministers expected to debate the global effort...

  5. New head for Australian anti-money laundering unit

    Jevtovic will become chief executive of the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (Austrac), a government agency charged with countering money laundering and terrorism finance in Australia.

  6. The best way to manage individual CPPI, from Deutsche AWM

    While European insurers are so far opting to use DB My Life to offer prepackaged products, Australia's BT Financial Group is proving the platform's capabilities for fully individualised CPPI with offerings that cover more than 150 managed funds.

  7. Japan trust business helps BNY Mellon to Asia award

    Falco reports an uptick in interest for the bank's derivatives services in Japan and Australia as regulators in these countries worry about systemic risk. Trust business in collateral management unit gains client support

  8. Deadline looms for Isda group on resolution protocol

    None, though, is prepared to countenance missing the ultimate deadline –the Group of 20 (G-20) nations meeting in Brisbane, Australia, on November 15 and 16 – by which time regulators expect the 18 big dealers to have voluntarily signed up to the...