Tag: US regulation

June 30, 2015 BY Andrew Saks-McLeod

CFTC issues proposed rule on cross-border margin

Should the proposed rule be implemented, U.S. covered swap entities would be required to comply with the Commission’s margin rules for all uncleared swaps but would be eligible for substituted compliance with respect to margin that they post (but not that they collect) for swaps with certain non-U.S. counterparties

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February 19, 2015 BY Andrew Saks-McLeod

CFTC establishes market risk committee, releases details of members

U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Commissioner Sharon Y. Bowen today announced the members of the CFTC’s Market Risk Advisory Committee (MRAC). Commissioner Bowen is the sponsor of this advisory committee. “I am very pleased with the breadth and depth of talent that will be present on the Committee. Our members bring valuable expertise and…

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