FMSB publishes Ficc standards

The 12 core principles set out in the final standard outline expected conduct during new bond issuances

Good conduct: FMSB standards are not legal obligations, but once published they represent an authoritative statement of global good practices in Ficc

The Ficc Markets Standards Board has unveiled the final version of its standards on risk management transactions for fixed-income markets.

The latest standard sets out a set of 12 core principles, which identify potential conduct risks during new bond issues and outlines how market participants are expected to behave while conducting such transactions.

Following a consultation period, launched in October 2017, the final version of the published standard reinforces sections related to conduct

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