Nine foreign banks join Shanghai for mandatory IRS clearing

Significant global players not on list to join Shanghai Clearing House


Shanghai Clearing House (SCH) has revealed a list of direct members for its renminbi interest rate swap (IRS) central clearing business for the start of mandated CNY swap clearing next month, but several high-profile international banks are conspicuous by their absence, with less than a month to go before the mandatory clearing deadline.

On July 1, clearing of CNY interest rate swaps becomes mandatory onshore in China for dealers and clients. Thirty-five direct clearing members have been admitte

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