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  • Tuesday, July 16, 2024

SEC proposes new central clearing rules for US Treasury market

US market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has proposed rule changes to enhance risk management practices for central counterparties in the US ...

Chart of the week: ECB rates rise expectations

Expectations on the European Central Bank’s appetite to increase its interest rate will have a direct and negative impact on European bond trading which has already been ...

Are US dealers still offsetting credit trading risks?

As US banks see credit positions turn negative, and interdealer market volumes remain flat, The DESK asks how they offset risk as their credit trading volumes rise with ...

The $21.6 trillion question: How many regulators does it take to change a lightbulb?

The US$21.6 trillion US Treasury market is confounded by a lack of transparency and very short-term liquidity provision, according to a new joint staff report published ...

TMPG meets to discuss key challenges in the Treasury market structure

The Treasury Market Practices Group (TMPG), an industry roundtable coordinated by the US Federal Reserve (The Fed) met on Tuesday 19 October to discuss an update on the ...

CME Group: Expectation of rates rises for BoE in December 2021 and Fed in September 2022

The CME Group’s central bank observations tools BoEWatch and FedWatch show that market expectations indicate increasing probability of a Bank of England rate rise this ...

On The DESK : Alex Brause : The central bank’s buy-side trader

Balancing leadership and discipline with greater autonomy in trading. Alexander Brause speaks to The DESK and explains his role as head of fixed income trading and ...

How traders weathered the Treasury sell-off

The US Treasury’s auction of seven-year notes last Thursday saw the lowest investor appetite ever, according to some sources, leaving primary dealers holding the ...

Repo markets are back in focus for the Fed’s Treasury Market Practice Group

The US Federal Reserve’s Treasury Market Practice Group (TMPG) has focused this month on discussing the status of repurchase agreement (repo) clearing and settlement ...

Bank of England tacitly acknowledges impact of capital rules on market making

The identical nature of proprietary trading and market making has been highlighted in a paper published by the UK’s Prudential Regulatory Authority (PRA) the risk ...

TMPG: US Treasuries supply may strain market makers; Fed guidance a concern

Newly released minutes from the Federal Reserve’s Treasury Market Practices Group, an industry-led advisory body on market structure and trading, has indicated concern ...

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