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Repo and securities lending face swap-style stays


Repo and securities lending face swap-style stays

Regulators and industry to meet in London on March 2


Trading book fears grow as rules enter home straight

Hedging threatened by treatment of liquidity and diversification, critics claim


RBS warns of rise in misconduct costs in 2015

Bank expects biggest hit from RMBS investigations


Big plans for derivatives termination stays – the BoE view

Stays will extend to buy-side, repo, and securities lending, says BoE’s Gracie


Energy firms hammer CFTC over position limits rule

Exemptions for bona fide hedging are too limited, companies say


CVA switchback will hit bank capital ratios, EBA says

One bank faces 3% hit to equity ratio if EBA proposals accepted

Pimco - best price equals best execution

Price is sole factor in best execution – Pimco

Portfolio manager calls for tougher oversight of market-makers

Garry Jones - London Metal Exchange

Metals traders shun clearing due to Emir, says LME chief

Emir segregated accounts pushing firms to trade OTC, says Jones

Karina McTeague FCA

Q&A: Prevention trumps prosecution, says UK's retail banking overseer

FCA aims to act early to prevent misconduct


PRA letter on equity release leaves insurers puzzled

Internal structures allowed, but firms pushed towards internal models


Australia banks unfazed by speedy LCR implementation

Regulators have brought in Basel III liquidity measures ahead of peers but the industry is ready


Banks blame regulation for FCA's clearing worries

UK regulator warns client clearing could become a “missing market” but defers study


RBI says India corporates need to increase forex hedging

Potential US rate rise puts rupee depreciation back on the table


US insurers under pressure to ramp up modelling frameworks

US insurers reviewing models as regulations begin to bite


BoE's Haldane wants to overhaul economic methodology

Central bank eyes big data and psychology

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