Risk Management Transactions for New Issuance Standard Press Release

3 July 2018 – The FICC Markets Standard Board (FMSB) has today issued its Standard on Risk Management Transactions for New Issuance.

The Standard sets out several core principles relevant to risk management transactions connected with new issues in the fixed income markets. It identifies potential conduct risks created during these transactions, and describes appropriate behaviour to manage them.

This was previously issued as a transparency draft for comments from the market in October 2017.

Last updated 13 May 2020