ISDA recommends a granular approach to evaluating whether products should be cleared, including a detailed product taxonomy, a comprehensive review of liquidity and analysis of product standardization.
U.K. Financial Secretary to the Treasury Sajid Javid said that his agency wants to boost competition for clearing derivatives.
On a six month comparison from January to June 2013, even though the gold price fell by 20.7% over the period, demand for gold shot up by 39%. Here's a detailed look beyond those numbers.
As the swaps markets continue to evolve and adapt to the new regulatory changes brought about by The Dodd-Frank Act, end-users will be required to develop new practices and new strategies to address risks.
The U.K. and Germany disagree over the competition plans, which target exchanges that clear trades in-house.
NLX will launch futures on the three-month euribor, three-month sterling, long gilt, two-year Schatz, five-year bobl and the 10-year bund.
LCH.Clearnet, which clears LME trades, plans to triple a fee levied on contracts before the LME takes over clearing itself next year.
The SEC has streamlined the process for rulemaking by clearing agencies that are registered with both the SEC and the CFTC.
Barclays Plc, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and other banks will be exempt from Dodd-Frank Act rules when trading between their own affiliates.
The amended order of registration permits LCH to clear futures contracts, options on futures contracts, commodity options and swaps.