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SEC allows ETFs 200% leverage and derivatives transactions

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the derivatives risk management rule which is designed to provide a comprehensive approach to the regulation of funds’ use of derivatives   The new rule 18f-4, permits mutual funds (other than money market funds), exchange-traded funds (“ETFs”), registered closed-end funds, and business development…

FIX EMEA Trading Conference: Standardisation of ESG key for investors

At the FIX EMEA conference this year, a better understanding of data for environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing will be a key theme, underpinned by the new disclosure reports and regulatory demands globally. In the latest ETF TV, Rebecca Healey, co-chair EMEA Regional Committee, FIX Trading Community, discusses how…