EU proposal would kill 2 derivatives rules

01/28/2013 | FinancialCAD (Canada) · Risk.net (subscription required)

Policymakers are moving forward with a proposal to scuttle two key derivatives regulations backed by the European Securities and Markets Authority. The rules pertain to central counterparties, including setting a floor for when end users can skip added risk management. Many European Parliament members are worried that the rules would hamper legitimate hedging. A vote is set for 5 February.

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