IOSCO launches framework for monitoring leverage in funds that may pose stability risks
The Board of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) today unveiled a twostep framework designed to facilitate monitoring of leverage in investment funds that could potentially pose risks to financial stability. The framework, outlined in the report on Recommendations f...
CPMI and IOSCO share authorities´ experiences in cooperation to increase FMI safety and efficiency
The Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI) and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) published a report outlining ways in which financial authorities cooperate to promote the safety and efficiency of financial market infrastructures (FMIs). The new re...
The WFE launches work plan to drive greater understanding around CCPs & their role in systemic safety
The World Federation of Exchanges ("WFE"), the global industry group for central counterparties (“CCPs”) and exchanges, has said it is starting a 12-month workplan to ensure that the role and nature of CCPs is correctly understood, and is not undermined by narrow interests that dive...
Statement on IOSCO study of emerging global stablecoin proposals
At its meeting on 30th October in Madrid, the Board of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) met, amongst other things, to consider the risks and benefits arising from ‘stablecoin’ initiatives with a potential global reach (‘global stablecoins’...