After the dust settles

Asia Risk FX Review & Outlook 2009 - Settlement risk

p11-butterfield-jpg

Last year was the biggest test yet for the foreign exchange settlement system known as CLS Bank, an industry-wide private initiative launched in 2002 that works to remove settlement risk in forex deals. Since it launched, CLS Bank has seen a steady rise in the number of trades it handles, and today settles the majority of interbank foreign exchange deals. This proved a major boon when Lehman Brothers collapsed on September 15 and traders across the world simultaneously scrambled to unwind

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: