ISDA research note on 2016 Q3 IRD and CDS index trading activity. The International Swaps and Derivatives Association published an analysis of interest rate derivatives and credit default index trading activity for the third quarter of 2016. (1/13/2017) ISDA research note.

FSB makes policy recommendations on structural vulnerabilities from asset management activities. The Financial Stability Board published 14 final policy recommendations to address certain structural vulnerabilities from asset management activities that could potentially present financial stability risks, including liquidity mismatch between fund investments and redemption terms and conditions for open-ended fund units; leverage within investment funds; operational risk and challenges at asset managers in stressed conditions; and securities lending activities of asset managers and funds. (1/12/2017) FSB press release.