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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

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

Covid-19 puts IFRS9 loan provisioning at risk

Jun 25, 2020 Compliance

The latest international financial reporting standard changed the rules for loan accounting but, now more than ever, these are being called into question

Mifid II: systematic internalisers defend themselves

Jun 25, 2020 Compliance

Regulators have criticised SIs recently for taking business away from lit exchanges, but banks and ELPs argue that they are making a valuable contribution

Libor and RFRs: shift approach gains in popularity

Jun 22, 2020 Conduct

Standardisation should help boost liquidity in risk-free rates. The shift versus lag approach debate continues

Mifid II: lingering data issues are key impediment to consolidated tape

Jun 18, 2020 Compliance

Whichever way the CTP debate goes next, data standardisation and normalisation are two sine qua non conditions without which a tape would be useless

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