Month: July 2010

Bourse Consult report on carbon emissions market infrastructure

Bourse Consult was contracted by the City of London Corporation to examine the current state of the Post-Trade Infrastructure for Carbon Emissions Trading, focussing primarily on the EU Emissions Trading System. The report is timely, with the upcoming changes proposed

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Settlement failures in the European repo market

It is a recurring theme in this Commentary that market participants take a risk when they underestimate the importance of the post-trade processes. They may be complicated and less glamorous than sub-millisecond trading systems, but if they don’t work well,

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