CFTC commissioner renews support for over-the-counter energy clearing tool in the face of new Dodd-Frank rules that could affect operation
Multiple plans to open trade repositories fuel concerns
The database race
One pot to rule them all
The CME blames FCMs for the delay in offering its clearing service of non-deliverable forwards in USD/Chilean peso
The US exchange operator hopes to create a transparent, liquid futures contract for renminbi, offering an alternative to the privately negotiated market. But the launch was delayed due to settlement system problems and some traders believe the exchange...
Banks have picked the DTCC to build a series of new derivatives repositories, but overlooked rivals CME and Ice vow to fight on
The need to provide portability could pressure CCPs to lean more heavily on initial margin than default funds to absorb losses
On the move
A clear goal
CPSS-Iosco guaranteed settlement requirements make foreign exchange options clearing more difficult, say participants
A former employee of CME Group has been arrested and charged with stealing data from the firm
Former Newedge Japan head, Julien Le Noble, has taken on the top position for CME Group in Asia. He will be based in Singapore
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Meeting the calls
Energy Risk catches up with the latest appointments, promotions and departures in global commodity markets
Joseph Raia today started working at Goldman Sachs, after announcing his resignation as CME Group's managing director for energy and metals marketing at the beginning of the month
Weaker clearing members could be overstretched by a crisis, dealers warn - but LCH.Clearnet and CME differ on the risk of wider access
The hare and the tortoise
Moving OTC trades onto CCPs will increase op risks
Asia became the largest exchange-traded derivatives contracts market for the first time last year. It now holds top spots in terms of contracts volumes for equity, metals and foreign exchange products.
Asian regulators are expected to closely follow their peers in the US and Europe in demanding swap execution facilities and over-the-counter derivatives clearing in Asia. This may bolster e-trading for NDFs based on Asian currencies
Derivatives exchanges report a spike in trade volume on the back of growth in Asia-Pacific and Latin America, and strength in the commodities sector.