Dealers face fragmentation costs in OTC clearing’s Big Bang

The big bang

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Michael Davie

According to the Big Bang theory, all matter in the universe was originally densely squashed together, prior to a burst of ultra-fast cosmic inflation – a vast explosion of space – that gave birth to planets, stars and clouds as gravity exerted itself. The universe continues to expand, more slowly, today. But a more contentious theory suggests gravitational attraction will one day stop and then reverse this expansion, in a process dubbed the Big Crunch – stars and worlds will collide and condens