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EMIR: Intra-group Exemptions from Uncleared Margin Requirements - FCA Opens Application Process
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 17 2017

On 4 January 2017, the FCA opened its application process for the intra-group transaction ("IGT") exemption to the EU's new requirements to exchange


InVest - 17 January 2017
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 17 2017

On 9 January 2017, the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU published its Work Programme for 1 January to 30 June 2017. The main items in the


What you need to know about the latest EMIR rules for margining of non-cleared OTC derivatives
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 16 2017

The long-awaited EMIR rules for margining noncleared OTC derivatives have been published in the Official Journal of the EU which sets the timetable


EMIR Pension Scheme Exemption: Update
  • CMS
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 13 2017

On 20 December 2016 the European Commission extended by one year to August 2018 the exemption for pension funds from clearing OTC derivative


FCA Cracks Down on Retail CFDs in Consultation Paper
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 13 2017

The Financial Conduct Authority's (the "FCA's") recent Consultation Paper 1640 ("CP1640") outlines policy proposals designed to boost investor


Financial services and banking news update - 5 January 2017
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 10 2017

EIOPA has updated the technical documentation of the methodology to derive the risk-free interest rate (RFR) term structures for Solvency II


Court of Appeal upholds Financial List decision on application of Rome Convention to derivative instruments
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • January 10 2017

The Court of Appeal has unanimously upheld a Commercial Court decision from the first trial heard within the new Financial List. The appeal related


Preview of 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, OECD, United Kingdom
  • January 10 2017

2017 will see major changes to the UK legal landscape, with Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union expected to be triggered by the end of March


ABS terms fix below-zero rates
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 8 2017

Issuers of asset-backed securities (ABS) face an increasinglycommon problem where cash flows under structured swap transactions may not match the


What to consider when taking security over bonds
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 8 2017

Clarifications on the issues around granting security over bonds and other securities, with a particular focus on the Euroclear system In brief