Featured image for “LCH Move To Rewrite Processing for the Rates and FX Markets via SwapAgent”

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

Featured image for “One Clearing Platform to Rule Them All”

September 28, 2016 - Editor

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

Featured image for “End of a Clearing Project, SwapClear LLC”

July 1, 2016 - Editor

Wind down of SwapClear LLC in the US

Featured image for “ForexClear pioneer steps down amid fall-out”

March 5, 2016 - Editor

I spotted this story over at Euromoney…. changes at LCH.Clearnet. – anybody know the background? Who knows, it may be a storm in a teacup.

Featured image for “Video Commentary on LSE-DB Merger from William Barkshire”

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

Featured image for “CCP Conundrums: LCH.Clearnet White Paper”

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

Featured image for “Currency Swap Clearing Comes Closer”

August 7, 2015 - Editor

A long sought after goal is now becoming a reality, clearing Cross-Currency Swaps

Featured image for “CCP Notionals Scoresheet”

May 13, 2015 - Editor

An update to our collation of the CCP notional figures. as of February.

Featured image for “Pure Agency: Reducing Client Clearing Bank Capital Burdens”

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

Featured image for “TABB Fixed Income Conference: tackling reduced trading liquidity in corporate bonds and OTC”

February 4, 2015 - Editor

Following January 2014's TABB Fixed Income conference: "BREAKING RATES", the Thursday January 29th TABB conference "PERFECT STORM NAVIGATING THE CONFLUENCE" held promise of answering the question of