ISITC & SIFMA Push for Margin Call Process Improvements

The International Securities Association for Institutional Trade Communication (ISITC) has published the new best practices document titled  “ETD and Cleared OTC Margin Call and Communication Standards and Settlement Processing.”   This document was created in response to increased margin calls across all collateralized products.  ISITC’s Margin and Collateral Working Group and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets…

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TAFFET CONSULTING Certified By the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

TAFFET CONSULTING, a business specializing in business and technology consulting services for the global financial community, is proud to announce national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Greater Women’s Business Council (GWBC), a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). “I am both thrilled and honored that Taffet Consulting…

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CME Seeks Clearing Shift Reshaping Derivatives

CME Seeks Clearing Shift as Rules Reshape Derivatives CME Group Inc. is seeking to broaden access to its clearinghouse, letting investors bypass banks in what could be a major step toward reshaping how the derivatives industry works. Under the plan, asset managers who trade futures and swaps would be able to post collateral directly in…

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