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Vol 24 No 9 Sept/Oct 2019

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Financial Derivatives: A Handbook

Edited by: Jean-Claude Zerey

ISBN13: 9781509924011
To be Published: March 2020
Publisher: Hart Publishing
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £100.00

The financial crisis has resulted in significant changes in the trading of financial derivatives. In particular, these affect regulatory and accounting requirements. To this extent, the handbook provides an in-depth review of these changes specifically oriented at the needs of lawyers and accountants as well as legal officers of insurance and capital investment companies.

The following issues are addressed:

  • Supervisory and not risk related requirements regarding indebtedness, stress-tested liquidity and consideration of CVA-risks as well as changes in the calculation of market risks and the division of the global counterparty risk.
  • Clearing of OTC-derivatives including regulatory and insolvency issues. Accounting according to German
  • Trade Law and IRFS. Application of BRRD and SAG rules on derivatives.
  • Credit Default Swaps and secured refinancing according to ISDA 2014 Credit Derivative Definitions.
  • Compliance with aspects of civil law effectiveness and liability as well as regulatory requirements.
  • Risk management from the banking perspective including counterparty risk management and CVA-steering. Derivatives on energy and goods also in relation to regulatory requirements stemming from EMIR, REMIT and MiFiD. Legal situation in Luxembourg, Austria and Switzerland.