EU credit institutions can apply preferential risk weights to relevant exposures to entities located in Korea, effectively reducing the capital requirements associated with such exposures.
Regulation Asia sat down with Ian Rennie, Managing Director at Kaizen Reporting, to understand how testing reduces costs, improves quality and increases confidence in regulatory reporting.
Market makers have until 2 March to adopt SONIA as the market convention for issuing sterling interest rate swaps, and until Q3 to end all new issuances of LIBOR-based cash products.
The EBA has identified four key pillars necessary to support the rollout of advanced analytics in the banking sector, along with a set of ‘elements of trust’.
The signing of the MOU brings the number of jurisdictions AUSTRAC shares regulatory intelligence with to five, on top of 93 MOUs it has with financial intelligence units.
Phase two of the DRR pilot highlighted the importance of agreed data standards. An appropriate solution for producing machine-executable regulation has not yet been identified.
ESMA has granted non-EU issuers of securities and collateral a 12-month grace period before they are required to report LEIs under SFTR.
The FCA has set out a plan to become a 'highly data-driven regulator'. The BOE has published a discussion paper on transforming data collection.
The guide seeks to help firms subject to margin rules analyse multiple foreign rule sets, identify situations in which different rules apply, and improve understanding on substituted compliance.
ESMA's study found that price volatility is significantly lower after the use of a circuit breaker, as intended, but that bid-ask spreads significantly increase after a trading halt.