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BoE warns banks on derivatives booking practices

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BoE warns banks on derivatives booking practices

Dealers must simplify if there is "no coherent rationale" to structures

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Standardised approaches pile up capital and data woes

Banks round on one-size-fits-all rules for market, credit and op risk

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Noble Group challenged over mark-to-market accounting

Mysterious critic calls trader's long-dated contract valuations into question

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China exchange growth signals move east in commodities trading

Growth in onshore futures market marks change in derivatives landscape

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Funds escape yo-yo effect as CFTC redefines US person

Scrapping of test means investor status will not tip offshore funds into Dodd-Frank regime

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UBS Libor cleared by traders, says Hayes defence

Bank’s commercial interests over rate enshrined in Libor guide

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Cash is not king: unwelcome depositors seek new homes

Companies face more liquidity risk as Basel III prompts banks to reject excess cash

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Japan banks still not pricing CVA into derivatives trades

A loans-focused business model means credit risk mitigation a low priority

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Q&A: SRB’s Elke König on resolution regimes

Chair of Europe's new bank resolution board says derivatives are not "sacrosanct"

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Why Europe’s QE resembles a CDS trade

Minenna of Italy's market regulator warns of serious unintended consequences

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Shapley allocation for operational risk capital

Mitic from Santander UK lauds method for allocating capital between business units

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Supervisors fret over grasp of prudent person rule

Regulators worry too few insurers are taking Solvency II’s PPP into account

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CFTC casts margin net to catch US banks’ affiliates

Agency redefines ‘guarantee’, but lawyers caution it may not stick

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Market participants worry for European energy liquidity

Banks, energy firms and regulators express concern about impact of regulation

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People: Morgan Stanley and Goldman make equity derivatives hires

UBS bolsters New York equities desk, among other moves in June

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