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CFTC Discusses Clearinghouse Default Management

July 1, 2016

The CFTC's market risk advisory committee held a meeting on June 27 to discuss several issues related to clearinghouse default management.

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Industry Groups Urge CFTC to Focus on Risk Controls

July 1, 2016

On June 28, FIA, FIA Principal Traders Group, ISDA, Managed Funds Association and SIFMA's Asset Management Group submitted a joint letter to the CFTC in response to the reopened comment period on its proposed regulation on automated trading.  

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Cyber Guidance for Market Infrastructures Released by CPMI-IOSCO

July 1, 2016

On June 29, the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures and IOSCO released a final report, Guidance on cyber resilience for financial market infrastructures.

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Latest People News

July 7, 2016

The European Commission appointed Latvian Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis to take over the financial services portfolio from Jonathan Hill, who resigned from his post after the U.K. Brexit referendum. Dombrovskis will assume this role on July 15. 

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In Current Issue: June 2016

Top Story

An Interview with SGX CEO Loh Boon Chye
SGX: A View from the Top
Singapore Exchange's chief executive officer, Loh Boon Chye, talks about his efforts to extend the exchange's position as a path to India, China and other markets in Asia.


By Will Acworth and Joanne Morrison
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Features

Lower for Longer
Current Commodity Market Trends
Experts discuss falling prices and the impact on hedging strategies during a panel at FIA’s annual International Futures Industry Conference in Boca Raton, Fla.


By Will Acworth
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Blockchain: Building an Ecosystem
Executives from banks, exchanges and fintech startups shared insights on the potential use of blockchain technology at Consensus 2016, a conference held in New York that brought together more than 1,500 people at the intersection between blockchain and finance.


By Will Acworth
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Balancing Act
CFTC Staff Recommends No Change to Residual Interest Deadline
Commodity Futures Trading Commission officials weighed concerns the industry raised over changing the current residual interest deadline.


By Joanne Morrison
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