ESMA Regulation - Discussion Papers
ESMA Regulation - Discussion Paper - Draft Regulatory Technical Standards on risk mitigation techniques for OTC derivatives not cleared by a CCP under the Regulation on OTC derivatives, CCPs and Trade Repositories - March 6, 2012
March 6, 2012
This is a joint discussion paper published by EBA, ESMA and EIOPA (the ESAs) and expresses the ESAs preliminary views on draft regulatory technical standards. The first section of the discussion paper focuses on preliminary considerations regarding collateral (margin) and capital requirements. The second section outlines potential options regarding combinations of collateral and capital requirements. The third and fourth sections discuss the application of variation and initial margins. The fifth and sixth sections focus on identifying eligible collateral and collateral valuation.