Posts Tagged ‘Swap Dealers’

Another Common Sense Win For End-Users Under Dodd-Frank

Better late than never. Last week the CFTC provided a no-action letter recommending that the Commission does not enforce the requirement for inter-affiliate swap reporting under Part 45 governing Swap Data Repository (SDR) rules.  Under these rules, a non-financial corporate that centralizes its hedging activity by consolidating its group needs into a larger dealer-facing swap…

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Two years later, the Dodd-Frank train has left the station.

With the passing of the Swap Definition rule on Tuesday, July 10th the clock really starts ticking as some key rules are going into effect this fall.  Any rational person would assume that before you write rules governing Swaps, you start with the simple task of defining the Swap.  Unfortunately life in the derivative world…

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Reval Comments to CFTC on Margin Rules

Comments to the CFTC on Margin Requirements for Uncleared Swaps for Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants closed on Monday. Reval’s comment letter outlines potential impacts to end-users.

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