Initial margin - Preparing for the buy side ‘big bang’

In this video, David White, head of sales at triResolve - part of the NEX Group – discusses the challenges of initial margin (IM) compliance for buy-side firms and how automation can help in the drive for more efficient collateral management processes. In what’s being termed the ‘IM big bang’, up to an estimated 2,000 buy-side firms will come into scope between now and 2020 under new IM regulations for uncleared over-the-counter derivatives trades, and will need to prepare for the complexities ahead.