Insights

At Margin Reform, we pride ourselves on our industry insight and market analysis across any aspect of our clients' issues. Please get in touch if you have any questions on anything you read below or need further insights.

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Use of RMB Denominated Collateral Under New Margin Requirements
This is an extract of the joint white paper issued by the China Cen... read more
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Using RMB bonds as margin for OTC derivative trading
Margin Reform provided insights and commentary for a joint whitepap... read more
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Collateral: A Different Lens
In this Initial Margin white paper, we present some of the issues t... read more
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Part 2: Routes to the Securities Lending Market
In this article, Sakti Narayan writes about the various routes to t... read more
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A regulatory bottleneck?
Chetan Joshi and Shaun Murray discuss how the new regulatory timeta... read more
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Part 1: Top five things investment managers need to know about securities lending
Sakti Narayan writes about the business of securities lending for i... read more
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Risk.net – Initial Margin – Special report 2019 with COO, Chetan Joshi
IM Phase 5, smaller on bang, bigger on complexity. Chetan joins a p... read more
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Issue 234 of Securities Lending Times
Shaun Murray describes how the fifth and sixth phases of uncleared ... read more
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Four misconceptions about Initial Margin model validation post EMIR Refit
Shaun Murray and Brie Lam describe how the EMIR Refit level 1 text ... read more
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UMR threshold management
Shaun Murray describes how threshold management is going to prove c... read more
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Journal of Securities Operations & Custody (JSOC)
This paper provides evidence that is still going through the stages... read more
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Margin requirements for non-centrally cleared derivatives
BCBS & IOSCO have revised the framework for margin requirements for... read more