June 30, 2015 - Editor
An instructive cartoon on the foundations of ICE and CME
May 13, 2015 - Editor
An update to our collation of the CCP notional figures. as of February.
April 17, 2015 - Editor
The Trade magazine recently published this handy infographic, which gives a high-level summary of the different IR Swap Futures contracts available. The infographic is based on the original
April 2, 2015 - Editor
With adjustments to Basel III nearing completion, it's not clear whether client clearing ROE can be rendered sustainable by clearing fee increases alone. Here I
February 17, 2015 - Editor
For the second year in a row, President Obama is requesting a massive increase in funding for the CFTC. In his 2016 budget blueprint, the
October 13, 2014 - Editor
Since CME and Eris Exchange launched their swap-futures contracts in late 2012, the number of exchanges offering (or planning-to-offer) their own variations of the swap-future
October 6, 2014 - Editor
My latest article in the Calypso Ci Magazine is out, where consideration is given to the competitive position between the five big Exchange / Clearing
September 24, 2014 - Editor
Risk Magazine recently broke the news that CME will be launching clearing for IR swaptions by November 3rd, pending CFTC approval.
July 2, 2014 - Editor
Recently we have started to see stories on large LCH–CME Switch trades (aka Basis Swaps) starting to be traded. See LCH-CME Basis Swaps primed for Growth (trial required) and Trad-X
April 14, 2014 - Editor
CME launches their DSF product within their European Entity and CCP.