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Libor transition – what’s next?

Jan 20, 2022 Conduct

With Libor now gone in most tenors, market participants’ attention turns to synthetic rate use and to the US dollar transition, although some follow-up work remains in other currencies 

Inflation could slow the green transition

Jan 24, 2022 Conduct

Authorities might shy away from taking harder regulatory steps to catalyse the green transition in fear of exacerbating the current inflation period

Mifid review: firms focus on EU-UK divide

Jan 19, 2022 Compliance

Banks say the EU's preference for lit venues is at least partly driven by fierce lobbying from primary exchanges

Libor transition success will serve as blueprint for financial services collaboration

Jan 18, 2022 Conduct

With Libor now permanently discontinued in 24 of its 35 settings, transition heads and advisers in different parts of the market reflect on a tumultuous four years of transition planning

Markets worry diluted EU taxonomy will fragment standards

Jan 17, 2022 Compliance

The proposed inclusion of nuclear and gas into official definitions of green could lead to a more fragmented use of the taxonomy and prevent it from becoming a gold standard

Post-Brexit UK regulatory landscape remains murky

Jan 13, 2022 Conduct

A year on from Brexit, decisions have been made and new regulations have emerged, but questions remain as to the UK’s overall direction of travel

Greater strides needed for EU capital markets union

Jan 12, 2022 Compliance

The latest CMU package unveiled by the European Commission late last year is a step in the right direction but falls short of market needs, sources say

UK CCP equivalence denotes more balanced EU mindset

Jan 11, 2022 Conduct

The outcome of the equivalence decision hinges on the extent to which the EU is willing to compromise stability and competitiveness for the sake of high-level political objectives

Special reports

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Two of the seven USD Libor maturities discontinued at the end of 2021, and the other five – overnight, one, three, six and 12 months – will follow in June 2023, we surveyed the market to gauge readiness