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  1. Softer NSFR may not save repo, banks warn

    Final rule slashes funding requirement for reverse repo, but applies it more widely Dealers are warning repo businesses will struggle to comply with new international rules on bank funding, even after regulators softened their stance.

  2. Dealers fret over NSFR impact on equities

    Basel Committee ignores calls to protect market in new funding rules There is no exemption for default fund contributions related to client trades, meaning large client clearing businesses will require more funding, increasing costs on a business...

  3. Financial crime body tightens rules on company ownership

    New guidance for countries to address money laundering and terrorism funding Authorities need access to timely, accurate data to 'follow the money' in their investigations into suspicious financial activity, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF...

  4. Poor liquidity stalls long-dated Thai derivatives market

    Long-dated bonds involve a funding cost here because the client buys a 25 or 30 year paper but settles in only two or three years, so there is a funding gap that we are able to finance through our balance sheet while the client keeps the credit...

  5. BNP Paribas harmonises forex and equities pricing

    It allows them to do the forex issuance and keep the funding," says Nash. Unified risk system helps BNP Paribas win forex award Harmonising the systems on which it offers foreign exchange and equities to investors into one interface was always...

  6. Nationwide: ABS markets need more than warm words

    As a covered bond issuer, it's great news as these products are the building society's cheapest form of funding and spreads were resilient during October's market turbulence. "There does seem to be this sense in which covered bonds are innocent...

  7. Industry confronts hard choices in CCP recovery debate

    But even where reactions have been critical, many dealers believe the concept of a CCP pre-funding its default waterfall commitments is a sound one. As with default fund contributions, we think recapitalisation funding should be in place upfront...

  8. The secrets of successful energy trading firms

    For example, their extensive client relationships in commodity markets and ability to access cheap funding have typically given them an edge in developing their business. For the past 20 years, Energy Risk has reported on the many ups and downs of...

  9. Conflict of interest: banks call for unity on Eonia

    However, they have to be prepared to pay for it, as it creates a funding gap when a dealer hedges a floored uncleared swap with a cleared swap where negative rates apply. Traders fear swap market will be split by 0% floor disputes

  10. FSB warns of spillovers from new bank structures

    Some FSB jurisdictions said this would impair the ability of banks to access funding. Some jurisdictions fear unintended consequences of reforms The Financial Stability Board (FSB) is warning of potential international spillover effects resulting...

  11. EU stress tests see €46bn trading loss for G-Sibs

    The adverse scenario reflects the European Systemic Risk Board's (ESRB) view of the greatest threats to banking sector stability, including an increase in global bond yields, a deterioration of credit quality in countries with poor demand...

  12. RetailMeNot Crushed by Panda in Q2, But Partially Recovers

    In a January 2014 article for Search Engine Watch, Chuck Price pointed out that RetailMeNot was backed by Google Ventures (GV), the venture capital arm of Google, which provides seed, venture and growth-stage funding to "the best companies,” the...