Companies who use over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives to hedge interest rate, foreign exchange (FX) and commodity risks associated with their day-to-day businesses can find and share information at www.savemyswaps.com, a microsite launched by Reval.
The new site is designed to provide a platform where corporate end-users of non-standard derivatives can contribute information and opinions that will support a drive to limit the impact of the Obama administration’s proposed financial regulatory reform on these types of derivative instruments. Visitors to the site will participate in a survey, the results of which will be shared with the administration and with participants.
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.