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Swap Market Participants May Now Register for CICIs (Interim LEIs) Required for Swap Data Reporting

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Derivatives, Energy Today, the CFTC announced the launch of a website for swap market participants to register for CFTC Interim Compliant Identifiers (CICIs), which are interim versions of the legal entity identifiers (LEIs) required for all swap data reporting. Since all swaps are required to be reported under Dodd-Frank, all entities engaging in swaps, whether they are […] Read more →

by   |   August 21, 2012


ISDA Publishes Dodd-Frank Protocol to Facilitate Compliance

Banking, Broker-Dealer, Derivatives, Energy The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) has announced the launch of the August 2012 Dodd-Frank Protocol (DF Protocol). The DF Protocol is designed to... Read more →

by   |   August 18, 2012

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CFTC Proposes Inter-Affiliate Clearing Exemption

Banking, Derivatives The Commodity Futures Trading Commission, or CFTC, has issued a proposed rule to exempt swaps between certain affiliated entities within a corporate group from the clearing... Read more →

by   |   August 18, 2012

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Agencies Issue Proposed Rule on Appraisals for Higher-Risk Mortgages

Banking, Consumer Protection Six federal financial regulatory agencies have issued a proposed rule to establish new appraisal requirements for “higher-risk mortgage loans.”  The proposed rule... Read more →

by   |   August 16, 2012