The Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) is to expand its swaps complex to include options on 10-year and 5-year Interest Rate Swap futures. ABN AMRO Bank, currently the designated open auction and electronic market maker for the complex’s existing 10-year and 5-year Swap futures, will also make markets for CBOT options on swap futures. The CBOT expects to launch these new contracts in its open auction and electronic markets in the early fall of 2002.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.