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  1. UBS offers bankruptcy remoteness and white-labelling twist

    In Switzerland, the bank developed SF (Lux) Sicav 2 - Guaranteed Life Design 2024 for insurance companies struggling with lower yields and higher capital requirements for with-profits businesses under Solvency II's Swiss Solvency Test regime.

  2. BNP Paribas harmonises forex and equities pricing

    It works for smaller European banks that do not have the volume or capacity to go through the whole hassle of doing [the EC's Prospectus Directive II] - setting all the legal, process and documentation around some sort of structured issuance...

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

    The looming reality of Solvency II has been a big driver, with its imperative for insurers to hedge their financial risk or pay a capital price. Deutsche AWM wins the bank technology innovation award Individuals wanting to make the best of their...

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

    The problem is that paragraph 5(c)(ii) of the CSA says "the transferee will transfer to the transferor .the relevant interest amount". Three different banks, three different answers: yes, says one senior rates trader, his bank will be paying.

  5. UK markets review focuses on FICC structure and conduct

    For instance, the revision to the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, known as Mifid II, covers shares, fixed-income securities and derivatives, commodity derivatives traded on authorised venues, and most currency derivatives.

  6. CVA hedge losses prompt focus on swaptions and guarantees

    The gap between regulatory and accounting CVA occurs because the capital requirements comprise two components – Basel II's counterparty risk charge for current exposure and Basel III's CVA value-at-risk charge, which captures expected changes in...

  7. PRA: internal model insurers need a ‘plan B’

    UK firms should not assume it is appropriate simply to revert to using the Solvency II standard formula if an application is rejected and must ensure they have plans to cover a range of outcomes following the regulator's decision, according to...

  8. Industry picks holes in BCR proposals

    Seamus Creedon, a member of the Eiopa stakeholders group and a former Solvency II project manager at Brussels-based European actuarial association Groupe Consultatif Actuariel Européen, suggests the peculiar IAIS discount curve reflects tensions...

  9. Mifid II doomsday awaits energy firms, conference told

    But the definition of a financial instrument under Mifid II was much trickier. Energy companies need to start planning urgently for the implementation of Mifid II – a package of European Union legislation that poses “a serious threat” to the energy...

  10. 5 Googley SEO Terms – Do They Mean What You Think They Mean?

    The act of generating fingerprints for each document may be effected by (i) extracting parts (e.g.words) from the documents, (ii) hashing each of the extracted parts to determine which of a predetermined number of lists is to be populated with a...

  11. Oklahoma Uses YouTube TrueView Ads to Boost Tourism for a Song [Case Study]

    It was the first musical written by the team of composer Richard Rodgers and librettist Oscar Hammerstein II. What do most people know about Oklahoma? They probably know the title song from "Oklahoma!