CME’s CCP to clear Middle East products and reduce 'black swans'


The Chicago Mercantile Exchange's (CME) bid to eliminate 'black swan' events in the commodity derivatives arena received a boost with the announcement that the world's largest derivatives exchange will start clearing a new range of Middle Eastern and Asian energy derivatives contracts that are used in staple risk management practices.

Through CME's central counterparty clearing (CCP) platform, CME ClearPort, the group will start clearing six futures contracts that are listed on the Dubai

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