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Article reports that although post-crisis reforms have been successful at addressing risks in the financial markets, the financial system might not be as resilient to such shocks as it seems. Article includes comments from David Clark, Chairman EVIA, discussing the liquidity concerns in today’s market as well as supervisors’ stance to manage a potential new crisis. Alex McDonald, CEO, EVIA, notes the significant challenges to regulate liquidity.

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Article reports on the implementation of €STR, the new euro risk-free rate that will progressively replace Eonia. Article includes comments from Alex McDonald, CEO EVIA, who expressed minimal concerns over the transition and said that “unlike Libor-linked changes – where the depths and implications are generally poorly understood – the €STR transition is much easier to grasp. It’s a straightforward, purely technical switch, consisting of a change of framework, publication time and name – nothing more, nothing less.”

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