Latest news

Latest news

Best practice: FRTB / Fundamental Review of the Trading Book

Jul 8, 2020 Compliance

The latest set of FRTB delays should not be an excuse to freeze compliance projects. The legislation requires a fundamental transformation of banks’ internal systems

Midsized banks: don't impose SOFR on us

Jul 9, 2020 Conduct

Small and midsized banks across the US are turning to the AFX's Ameribor index over the ARRC's secured overnight financing rate

SEC oversteps authority, jeopardises NMS modernisation plans

Jul 9, 2020 Conduct

A DC court has ruled against the Commission twice, and its unpopular and expensive Transaction Fee Pilot has been scrapped

Are exchanges national champions?

Jul 8, 2020 Compliance

The future of systematic internalisers and dark trading regulations has its roots in the ‘national’ nature of lit exchanges, suggest sources

Euro risk-free rate: where is €STR?

Jul 2, 2020 Conduct

Some market participants worry about the low level of €STR trading, but others argue that the CCP discounting switch next month will be a game-changer

Libor transition: US sees progress despite Covid-19

Jul 1, 2020 Conduct

Bankers and regulators reveal the latest developments in the transition to risk-free rates

Mifid II divergence will come from EU, not UK

Jun 30, 2020 Compliance

European market participants believe that if anything is going to change about Mifid II, it will be continental regulators’ relationship with unbundling – not the other way around

Lessons learnt from lockdown: eight execs share their stories

Jun 26, 2020 Conduct

With the Covid-19 lockdown progressively eased across Europe, eight company executives reflect on what they’ve learnt during this unprecedented period

Special reports

Latest report

Following more than 40 hours of interviews with 63 sources across financial services, Practice Insight’s landmark investigation into the accumulative impact of the financial crisis is now available