Standard Chartered Hedge Funds Lawsuit Highlights Derivatives Risk
The British bank faces a lawsuit after underwriting a convertible bond deal that left investors with worthless stock.
September 6, 2016
Daily Agenda: Treasury Yields Rise as Investors Brace for Hike
Trump names new heads to campaign; U.K. employment data surprisingly robust; oil falls on high inventories.
August 17, 2016
Daily Agenda: December Hike Rumors Don’t Deter Bond Buying
November 6, 2015
CoCos Meet Chanel: Why OTC Derivatives Are Back in Vogue
With firms having gotten their post–global financial crisis ducks in a row, managers feel more confident about going back to over-the-counter products.
June 11, 2015
Derivatives Pioneer Blythe Masters Tackles Digital Currency
The JPMorgan Chase veteran heads start-up Digital Asset Holdings, which aims to make trade settlement faster, cheaper and safer.
April 21, 2015
Christopher Giancarlo Calls for Swaps Rules Rethink
The CFTC commissioner, who previously worked at an interdealer brokerage firm, wants the agency to allow more trading flexibility.
March 25, 2015
Korea Exchange Aims to Expand via Stakes in Smaller Players
In a bid to stay competitive, the world’s 15th-largest stock exchange, led by Kyungsoo Choi, is buying into its counterparts in Central Asia and elsewhere.
Allen T Cheng
March 13, 2015
Weak Earnings Prompt U.S. Companies to Shift Currency Hedging
In response to a rising U.S. dollar, more corporates are looking at using options rather than forwards to manage forex exposure.
February 18, 2015
Derivatives Exchanges Look to Add Liquidity to the Bitcoin Market
Bitcoin’s immaturity relative to conventional financial markets may hinder the uptake of dedicated derivatives-trading platforms.
Robert Stowe England
February 4, 2015
Banks Package Longevity Risk for Institutions and Wealthy Investors
New derivatives products based on pension liabilities may take time to win a following.
September 4, 2014