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CFTC extends designation of DTCC-SWIFT as LEI Provider

CFTC extends designation of DTCC-SWIFT as LEI Provider

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 11:19

In order to continue the transition to a global system of legal entity identification, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Commission) has issued an Order extending the designation of the utility operated by DTCC-SWIFT as the provider of legal entity identifiers, or LEIs, pursuant to the Commission’s swap data recordkeeping and reporting rules. »

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Synthetic finance tech systems and operating models insufficient for increasing volumes, says survey

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 10:21

A survey of 56 market participants carried out by swaps technology provider 4sight and consultancy The Field Effect has revealed that 32 per cent of participants are currently booking Synthetic Financing transactions such as Total Return Swaps and Portfolio Swaps. A further 18 per cent plan to in the near future. Firms surveyed included a range of tier one and tier two investment banks and asset managers. »

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Guernsey’s key role in global investment

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:45

Guernsey Finance’s Head of Technical, Sinéad Leddy, discusses a recent KPMG report that showcases Guernsey’s role as a facilitator of global capital flows and the benefits that this brings to Europe. »

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Holland Clearing House renamed ICE Clear Netherlands

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:40

Holland Clearing House is to be renamed ICE Clear Netherlands, effective 27 July, 2015 following its acquisition by ICE in December 2014. ABN AMRO Clearing Bank holds a minority stake. »

Ole Rollag, Managing Principal at Murano Systems

Hedge funds and the costs of raising assets

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:39

Last week London ground to a halt. Tube drivers went on strike for 24 hours. Chaos ensued as city workers jumped on their bikes, hailed cabs or, worse, squeezed onto the next available bus to get to the office. »

Al Abroa

Kingsview Asset Management welcomes German Ramirez

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:30

German Ramirez has joined Kingsview Asset Management as a Senior Vice President of the Private Client Services Division. »

Paul Shea

Beechbrook Capital to launch a new credit fund to finance UK SMEs 

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:16

Beechbrook Capital, the specialist direct lender, is launching a new fund to support UK small and medium-sized businesses turning over between GBP5 million and GBP50 million.  »

Connor Smyth

MoneyMate Group’s Accudelta launches new regulatory reporting solution for asset managers

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:12

Data management platform provider Accudelta has launched a new regulatory reporting solution called ‘Runway to Regulation’, designed to help asset managers keep up with changing regulation requirements. »

Kenneth J Heinz

Capital inflows drive hedge fund assets towards milestone in Q2

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:09

Total global hedge fund industry capital rose to the 11th  consecutive quarterly record level in Q2 2015, according to the latest HFR Global Hedge Fund Industry Report.  »

Jeremy cox

Bermuda positions to meet EU fund regime standards

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 14:08

A collaborative effort by Bermuda’s regulator and government, supported by industry stakeholders and the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA), has lined up new legislation to position the Island as a strong contender among jurisdictions vying to meet European standards set for alternative fund managers. »

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