central counterparties (CCPs)

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Esma approves third country recognition for three UK CCPs in case of no deal Brexit

Three central counterparties (CCPs) in the UK — LCH, ICE Clear Europe and LME Clear — will be recognised by EU in case of no deal Brexit.

Esma plans for no deal Brexit

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) and European securities regulators have agreed memoranda of understanding (MoUs) with the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Regulation and market forces reshaping global wholesale funding and repo markets

Market participants must prepare for major changes in wholesale funding markets, according to a joint research paper from investment and financial services firm BNY Mellon and PwC.

Global post-trade industry set for major changes

Regulatory and market changes are having a major impact on the global post-trade industry as regulators focus on risk and competition, says a report by research and consulting firm Celent.

Esma calls for changes to financial market rules and supervision

The European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has recommended rule changes to improve and streamline financial markets regulation and supervision and to strengthen investor protection.

More financial regulation likely to forestall future crises says US Fed official

A senior US Federal Reserve official has warned that further regulation for non-bank financial institutions including funds may be needed to avoid future risks of new crises.