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CFTC proposes derivative products for clearing under new rules

Dow Jones Newswires reports The Commodity Futures Trading Commission yesterday proposed derivative products that could be the first ones subject to the agency’s new regulatory system for derivatives. The CFTC proposed that certain credit default swaps and interest-rate swaps should … Continue reading

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Thai bourse moves to bolster clearing

Jeremy Grant of the Financial Times reports the Stock Exchange of Thailand has signed an agreement with the Korea Exchange (KRX) to upgrade its clearing and settlement system in the latest example of Asian exchanges moving to cope with increasing … Continue reading

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Thomson Reuters and GFI to Launch Chinese Money Broker

Farah Khalique of the Financial News writes that the international news and data provider Thomson Reuters and interdealer-broker GFI have teamed up with China’s State Development and Investment Corporation Trust to launch a voice and electronic brokerage for the country’s … Continue reading

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Icap Fights to Save its Currency Franchise

Today in the Financial News, Tom Osborn writes that it wasn’t just the economic gloom, or the unrelenting rain that prompted Icap chief executive Michael Spencer to call trading conditions in the past three months the most challenging of his … Continue reading

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Retail Forex Platform OANDA Hit By Security Breach

Eva Szalay of The Wall Street Journal reports that some accounts on retail currency trading platform OANDA were hacked into last week, with approximately 0.2% of clients affected, according to an email sent to clients and seen by Dow Jones … Continue reading

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UBS MTF Proves Clearing Choice Delivers An Edge

Tim Cave of the Financial News writes today that when Benjamin Disraeli was first elected prime minister in 1868 he proudly exclaimed he had “climbed to the top of the greasy pole”. Executives at UBS and Goldman Sachs, which have … Continue reading

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Wall Street’s Top Cop Contracts With Red Bank’s Tradeworx for High-Frequency Trader Data

(Bloomberg News, July 20) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission took a step yesterday toward improving its oversight of equity and options markets, contracting for a system that collects quote and trade data sold mainly to private users. Regulators … Continue reading

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