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The RMB Gains Currency

The NeuGroup and Standard Chartered Bank partner to offer roundtable sessions on topics most relevant to RMB internationalization.

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New Regulations Will Force Managers to Get Creative

New regulations will push companies to look for new ways to manage their cash in the time-honored fashion of maintaining liquidity, safety and a decent yield.

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The Changing Global Tax Landscape

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Regulatory Watch / Treasury Management

Regulatory Watch: Margin Proposal: Death Knell for OTC Derivatives?

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August 03, 2012

A proposal from the BCBS and IOSCO would impose significant new costs on trades that are not centrally cleared.

The relief felt by treasurers last month when the Commodity Futures Trading Commission finally approved the end user exemption to central clearing of derivatives may have been premature. The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and the International Organization of Securities Commissioners recently issued a proposal that would impose significant operational costs on exempt organizations that trade OTC derivatives.
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