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July 23, 2014 - Editor

Amir from Clarus Financial Technology covers the effects of "compression" or "compaction" of cleared business within CCPs in the US.

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December 12, 2013 - Editor

My interest in writing this article was sparked by the 11 December press release from TrueEx announcing trades executed on its Portfolio Terminations and Compactions

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November 26, 2013 - Editor

Week 8 is in the books.  For this week, I set out to enhance the SEF reporting to be more similar to the Clarus SDR reporting.

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November 20, 2013 - Editor

The SEF Volume figures for Week 7 are now in. For the article please click, Week 7 SEF Statistics.

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November 12, 2013 - Editor

The SEF Volume figures for Week 6 are now in. In this weeks piece, we also look at whether: the Nov 1 expiration of the

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November 6, 2013 - Editor

Perhaps a market consensus is starting to form on which products should be mandated on SEFs? Why?   Javelin (in response to comments from CFTC and

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November 5, 2013 - Editor

Following on from our Week 4 Update, we have now published figures for Week 5. A few noteworthy changes: We isolate FRA volumes as these

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October 29, 2013 - Editor

Four calendar weeks are in the books.  A common trend is emerging.  The story is really the same as last week. SAME OLD STORY CREDIT:  Bloomberg

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October 23, 2013 - Editor

This article is an update of our previous article What the SEF Volumes Show: Week 2. As well as providing figures for the week of

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October 8, 2013 - Editor

The first calendar week of SEF trading is behind us.  If you are like me, you are wondering where the liquidity was / who attracted