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Dealers welcome US uncleared margin rules

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Dealers welcome US uncleared margin rules

But cash variation margin restriction may upset the buy side

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China commodity finance costs spike after Qingdao fraud

Rising costs and delays in issuing letters of credit deterring SMEs

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Barnier hints at longer pensions clearing exemption

EC internal markets head says clearing system not ready for pension funds

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Negative Eonia rate causes CSA headaches

Banks look for clarity on variation margin interest payments

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OIS rate change easy to absorb, says Isda's O'Connor

Moving reference rate from Fed funds to GC repo rate to pose few problems

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Termination rights protocol due by end of September

But concerns remain about effects on resolution and capital requirements

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LCH payments system raises concentration concerns

Most cash payments to the CCP routed via just two banks, sources claim

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CCPs to get multiple recovery planning tools

ECB's Coeuré says regulators won't specify one approach

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Fed rejects muni bonds from US LCR

Tarullo hints at future inclusion subject to criteria

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EBA: Objections over WGMR rules not our fault

EU authorities claim hands are tied by WGMR proposals on non-cleared margin requirements

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Robot risk managers excite swap market-makers

Banks hope auto-hedging algorithms will cut costs, boost volumes

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Central banks ready to break swap market's Libor habit

Powell says Fed will "make sure" move happens in coordinated fashion

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No arbitrage: New rules make markets 'less efficient'

Indexes may be less effective hedges in absence of arbitrageurs

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Powell says Fed will ‘make sure’ swap market can ditch Libor

Central bank will coordinate switch to new risk-free benchmark

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ECB’s Coeuré: Europe faces ‘fundamental choice’ over ABS

High-quality ABS will need some form of public backing to reach potential

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