Rethinking investor protection in central clearing revolution

Automation and straight-through processing required to protect investors

Hans-Ole Jochumsen, president of global trading and market services, Nasdaq

It is time for buy-side firms to make the crucial decision about where to clear over-the-counter flow. Protecting clients takes priority, so they will have to pay close attention to two factors: segregation models and recovery plans.

If a clearing member defaults, investors want to be able to quickly transfer their positions, along with any collateral held, to a new member. Asset segregation models are vital for this, and the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (Emir) has mandated them to

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