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November 2, 2016 - Editor

For those familiar with the DTCC Trade Information Warehouse, you'll know this was the first central end-to-end processing platform for OTC business. LCH has now

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September 28, 2016 - Editor

I wish Millennium and LSEG luck, in what will be the mother of all clearing projects.

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July 1, 2016 - Editor

Wind down of SwapClear LLC in the US

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March 31, 2016 - Editor

A new model for giving clients access to clearing by re-modelling the Client – CCP relationship

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March 18, 2016 - Editor

Patrick Young and the Exchange Invest team make things much simpler.

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March 5, 2016 - Editor

I spotted this story over at Euromoney…. changes at LCH.Clearnet. http://www.euromoney.com/Article/3534951/ForexClear-pioneer-steps-down-amid-fall-out.html – anybody know the background? Who knows, it may be a storm in a teacup.

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March 2, 2016 - Editor

A video commentary on the prospects for the LSE-DB merger and the effects on Asia, by William Barkshire, one of our contributors. Also thoughts on

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January 23, 2016 - Editor

Eurex Clearing offers a new incentive programme "Expand Liquidity" which grants fee incentives to all Clearing Members and Registered Customers for their OTC Interest Rate

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January 6, 2016 - Editor

With the mandatory OTC Clearing timetable now finalised for Europe by ESMA, focus will now feature on the efficiencies of each CCP IRS offering and

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January 4, 2016 - Editor

The shifting capital, regulatory and industry landscape has created some unexpected consequences for CCPs. In LCH.Clearnet’s latest white paper, they examine the impact of these