This Week's Top Stories

April 23 2020
Entities in the scope of phases five and six of the Uncleared Margin Rules (UMR) will need reliable and efficient access to cash in order to manage their daily OTC derivatives collateral obligations. Yes, the current coronavirus pandemic has delayed the deadlines, but the challenge has not disappeared. Impacted firms need to take this time to better prepare for compliance and take the opportunity to put a complete solution in place. A guest post from Eurex.
 
April 22 2020
In mid-March, there was a call for liquid alternatives to stand up and be counted, with hopes and expectations that markets would see a number of diversifying strategies delivering good results in a crisis. Results for the turbulent month of March are coming in and the diversification thesis is holding up. We rounded up key points from the buy-side about what March performance indicates.