Interest Rates - All Articles


  • ESMA lays out future for third country CCPs

    The European Securities and Markets Authority has issued technical advice for the European Commission on the treatment of third-country central counterparties (TC-CCPs).

    • 12 Nov 2019
  • Eurex nabs bank for direct clearing biz

    An Austrian firm has become the first European Union-domiciled bank to join Eurex’s ISA Direct offering as a basic clearing member.

    • 12 Nov 2019
  • EU members struggle to overcome last hurdles on CCP resolution

    The European Union's 28 finance ministries are nearing a deal on the draft legal text for CCP resolution. But they still disagree on the use of the CCPs' own funds in a recovery scenario, as well as on voting rights for smaller states in a resolution college.

    • 11 Nov 2019
  • Quintenz stays firm on hostile EU stance

    The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission this week approved foreign boards of trade applications (FBOT) from European derivatives exchanges despite opposition from commissioner Brian Quintenz.

    • 06 Nov 2019