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  1. Custody Risk European Awards 2014 winners announced

    The winners of the Custody Risk European Awards 2014 were unveiled at an awards ceremony in central London last night. Senior industry representatives and guests gathered at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London to celebrate a year of achievement in...

  2. Dealers fret over NSFR impact on equities

    It is a one-year stress effect," says a London-based liquidity source at a UK bank. Basel Committee ignores calls to protect market in new funding rules Banks fear that a number of standard equity markets practices – ranging from futures hedging to...

  3. BAML increases inflation market share

    Our strength this year has been in inflation markets throughout the globe," says says David Slater, global head of inflation trading at BAML in London. We have been working a lot on risk participation and seeking investors that we can partner with...

  4. Strategic solutions play into Credit Suisse's strengths

    We have been in the business for some time and have built up a track record of providing customised solutions, and we tend to be more involved at that end of the spectrum rather than the pure flow business," says Cameron Hedger, a managing...

  5. Morgan Stanley's delivers 'turn of the month' triumph

    We were traditionally a notes-based distribution business in the UK and that's still core to what we do," says Marc Chamberlain, executive director in structured products at Morgan Stanley in London. Best UK structured products provider award goes...

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

    The contract works perfectly well without an obligation to pay negative interest and it is not self-evident that negative interest should be payable," says Simon Firth, a partner in the capital markets team at law firm Linklaters in London.

  7. People: TD Bank bags Scotia Capital structuring team

    Chaudhuri previously worked at Barclays in London, where she was a vice-president in the UK structured products team. Meanwhile, BNP Paribas has appointed Guy Davies as equities director for the institutional business line, based in London.

  8. UK markets review focuses on FICC structure and conduct

    When people read of malpractice in financial markets, of trading profits being claimed through manipulation, collusion or dishonesty, they naturally wonder if they are one of the people who have been wronged," said Shafik at a speech at the London...

  9. Manage Asia derivative risk locally, says Bank of England

    If you have an American bank booking Asian risk in London then we must ask ourselves are they capable of managing those risks properly? He said that while international banks are not explicitly prohibited from booking their Asian business in London...

  10. The changing face of UK retail structured products

    James Chu, director of markets and investments at Reyker in London, is particularly concerned about the FTSE-dominated structures beloved of many UK retail investors. Marc Chamberlain, executive director at Morgan Stanley in London, is less...

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

    Philip Simpson, principal and consulting actuary at Milliman in London, who also attended the meeting, says: "The PRA emphasises that the Solvency II directive places a high bar on approvals. UK supervisor the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA...

  12. Fines to rise as regulators continue to punish misconduct

    Michael Mainelli, director of Z/Yen, a London-based risk management consultancy, believes the tough regulatory position will only hinder market competition. Michael Ruck, partner at UK law firm Pinsent Masons, says the raft of high fines is likely...

  13. Deadline looms for Isda group on resolution protocol

    As a consequence of adhering to the amendments in this voluntary protocol, the regulatory capital treatment gets worse and worse," says a London-based derivatives lawyer. Compliance is ostensibly voluntary but the six G-Sib regulators – in France...