Securities Finance January 28, 2020 11:56 AM GMT
Banks are attempting to find ways to reduce their capital-intensive repo trading activity in order to avoid penalties.
Prime Brokerage January 21, 2020 10:37 AM GMT
The mounting cost of regulation and capital requirements, coupled with the significant drop in new hedge fund launches, could pose an end to the mini-prime broker business.
Securities Finance December 18, 2018 11:33 AM GMT
The two associations found that post-crisis regulations have had a profound impact on banks’ SFT businesses and could detrimentally impact the securities lending market.
Market Infrastructure January 3, 2017 6:39 AM GMT
Basel Committee confirms important meeting to finalise reforms to Basel III has been delayed.
Market Infrastructure August 31, 2016 8:31 AM GMT
Basel III rules and OTC derivatives still off the mark.
Market Infrastructure August 30, 2016 5:54 AM GMT
European Commission and Council chiefs laid out their regulatory issues prior to September’s G20 summit in Hangzhou.
Securities Finance July 26, 2016 6:05 AM GMT
The repo market has been under increased pressure from regulations.
Market Infrastructure July 12, 2016 6:42 AM GMT
Upcoming leverage ratio changes have faced scrutiny in recent weeks.
Uncategorized June 3, 2016 4:59 AM GMT
Tier two or ‘mid-tier’ prime brokers are winning a significant number of mandates from hedge funds which have either been exited by bulge bracket primes or who are struggling to be on-boarded by traditional players.