The Financial Stability Board has warned that stablecoin regulation is becoming too fragmented as countries take divergent approaches, which is creating “underlaps” of oversight.
11 October 2021
The Bank of England will begin stress-testing central counterparties this year, in what it calls a bid to increase transparency and public confidence.
23 June 2021
The United States’ securities regulator has approved its first ever swaps database, over a decade after Dodd-Frank directed it to, as the head of the International Organisation of Securities Commissions calls for a re-evaluation of worldwide derivatives rules in light of the Archegos collapse.
12 May 2021
The administrator of Japanese benchmark Tibor has proposed halting publication of the benchmark for offshore yen deposits in 2024, while UK regulators have instructed local firms to stop including Libor in new derivatives contracts.
30 March 2021
US Federal Reserve Board governor Lael Brainard has expressed her support for mandatory climate disclosures by banks to help measure and mitigate climate risk, while IOSCO’s Ashley Alder has called for greater standardisation and “more substantive uptake” of TCFD expectations.
22 February 2021
The EU’s securities regulator has said benchmark administrators should explain in detail any deviations from their methodology in times of extreme market conditions, after financial institutions noted rebalancing delays at the onset of the covid-19 crisis.
01 October 2020
Financial institutions and industry groups have told the Financial Stability Board they need more detailed guidance on resolution for central counterparties (CCPs), warning that a lack of specific guidance could lead to “significant differences in CCP resolution regimes across jurisdictions”.
24 August 2020
Efforts to create environmentally sustainable investment products are being hampered by greenwashing and a multiplicity of informal reporting frameworks, securities regulatory association IOSCO has said in a new report.
15 April 2020
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