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Know Your Master Agreements – be prepared for the next crisis

The frameworks of standard documentation for OTC Derivatives, Securities Lending and Repurchase Agreements have been tested by a succession of financial crises since they were widely adopted in the 1990’s. The Asian currency crisis, the Russian debt default, the Global financial crisis and the European sovereign debt crisis have all forced financial services firms back Read more about Know Your Master Agreements – be prepared for the next crisis[…]

Support for the Bank Resolution and Recovery Directive (BRRD)

Are you on top of your trade contracts with respect to BRRD and the 43 information fields required? The required BRRD information must be drawn from a combination of transactional, reference and legal contract data. While most banks will have the transactional and reference data in a digital format, many will not have the required Read more about Support for the Bank Resolution and Recovery Directive (BRRD)[…]