The World After Brexit

 
The World After Brexit
Over the last few days, we’ve already spoken with numerous clients about the potential financial and regulatory impacts of the UK’s vote to leave the European Union. As the referendum’s outcome reverberates through the markets, here are a few key notes:
1) What happened in financial markets? The British


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Hedging Lessons from Brexit

 
Hedging Lessons from Brexit
On Thursday, British citizens will vote in a referendum posing this question – “Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?” The result will have sweeping implications for trade policy, the flow of immigrants, and even the continued viability of the


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VIDEO: Portfolio Reconciliation Requirements

VIDEO: Portfolio Reconciliation Requirements
Heather Fritzinger of Chatham Financial discusses the advantages of reconciling a portfolio of derivatives transactions with bank counterparties on a periodic basis. In addition, she explains which parties are required to reconcile trade portfolios under Dodd-Frank and EMIR, and describes how this reconciliation must be properly documented according to protocols published


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DerivSource: Dodd-Frank End-User Clearing Exception: Practical Considerations for Preparing Your Board

Matthew E. Hoffman and Christina Norland Audigier, both of Chatham Financial explain how boards can establish a proper foundation of robust policies, processes, and procedures that will position their companies to hedge efficiently while evolving with the rapidly changing post-regulatory regime.


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EU Property Sector Commissioned Study Estimates EUR 64.9 Billion Of Impact From Proposed EU Derivatives Regulation

Proposed EU rules on derivatives could take an estimated EUR 64.9 billion of working capital away from Europe’s real economy…
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AIFMD’s Passage and Its Implications On Derivatives Regulation

After more than a year of political and legislative wrangling over the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFMD”), the EU Parliament…
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Summary of Key Issues from EU Derivatives Published Proposal

After more than a year of incubation, the European Commission has finally released a draft proposal of its derivatives legislation on September 15th, 2010…
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