EU Delay on Swap Margin Rule Introduces New Risks
By John Hintze
August 3, 2016

Perhaps more likely would be non-U.S. parties choosing to avoid U.S. counterparties. Christina Norland, head of Chatham Financial’s global regulatory solutions practice, said industry data show that approximately half of all trades subject to U.S. margin requirements are with counterparties that are not subject to U.S. rules. “So when you impose those rules, it’s quite possible those counterparties will go elsewhere and seek to trade with other entities,” Norland said.
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