EquiLend and RMA have joined forces with domestic and international market participants active in Latin America to produce the first-annual Latin America Securities Finance User Guide, the most robust document of…Read More
RMA and SIFMA Recommend New York Fed’s Overnight Bank Funding Rate as New Benchmark to Replace the Fed Funds Open Rate
RMA and SIFMA Recommend New York Fed’s Overnight Bank Funding Rate as New Benchmark to Replace the Fed Funds Open Rate Philadelphia, PA, and New York, NY, May 4, 2016-The…Read More
ISLA together with the RMA and PASLA has submitted a comment letter to the FSB by way of follow-up to FSB DEG meeting in London on 26th August. A full…Read More
Why gross up exposures for fully collateralized transactions? The ICMA and ISLA respond to new Leverage Ratio proposals.
Two comment letters last week on the Leverage Ratio from ICMA and ISLA draw important attention to how projected Basel III capital rules impact exposure netting. With netting, banks are…Read More
The comments letters to the FSB on shadow banking are starting to come in. Today we look some of the points made in the January 14, 2013 response from the…Read More
Some highlights from today’s securities finance news include transparency in repo index prices, commentary from the FSA on LIBOR, ESMA reports to the FT on securities lending fees for UCITS…Read More