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FICC Markets Standards Board issues new Standard on risk management activity associated with bond new issuance

London, 25 October 2017 – The FICC Markets Standards Board (“FMSB”) today publishes its Transparency Draft of the Risk Management Transactions for New Issuance Standard for the Fixed Income markets. The Standard sets out several core principles relevant to risk management transactions associated with new issues in the fixed income markets, and identifies potential conduct […]

FMSB Annual Report sets out new approach for dealing with abuse in wholesale markets

20 September 2017 The FICC Markets Standard Board (FMSB) has today issued its 2017 Annual Report setting out the progress it has made to enhance standards of behaviour in the wholesale Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities (“FICC”) markets. FMSB was established in 2015 following the recommendations of the Fair and Effective Markets Review which was […]

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Mark Yallop Speaks at the Fixed Income Leaders Summit APAC

FMSB Chair Mark Yallop spoke at the Fixed Income Leaders Summit APAC in Singapore on Thursday 28 September 2017. A full transcript of his speech “How can buy and sell side collaboration be brought forward to promote standards in Wholesale Markets?” is available here.