On September 18, CME Group launched an interest rate swap futures contract for the second time – 10 years after its first attempt. The original product never took off, so what’s different this time?...
Preventing a clearing contract crunch
Not clear yet
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Powering up for clearing
Industry estimates of clearing costs met with scepticism
Indirect clearing will not be compulsory, sources say – and a controversial 30-day guarantee for indirect clients will also be removed
Industry group was not convened as Esma drew up draft clearing rules
Dealers expect new rules to hit the profitability of their business, but fewer expect to be able to pass the costs along – and more are anticipating a big drop in OTC trading volumes
Eurex is latest clearing house to enter Asian market
Clearing members would be forced to guarantee trades executed by their clients' clients - on terms the member firms have not agreed
Proposals to require derivatives users to post initial margin on uncleared trades will cause many end-users to stop using derivatives, say a majority of survey respondents
In the balance?
International regulators and central banks trying to avoid "nightmare" of fragmented clearing system
Singapore becomes the first exchange in Asia to implement Iosco principles
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