UK clearinghouse LCH has processed its first swaption trades executed by Deutsche Bank and Nomura via its non-cleared derivatives clearing service SwapAgent.
We take a look at Scandie swaps through the lens of our data products. SEK are the most traded currency, seeing an average daily volume of $19bn, and a monthly total of $290bn. SEK is the 7th largest cleared currency in IRS trading. The US persons market accounts for around 20% of volumes. There is […]
There was a huge move lower of 30 basis points in short-dated cross currency swaps on Thursday September 28th. This is because the “front roll” went over the turn of the year date. There is a huge disconnect for turn of the year pricing between USD Libor and Cross Currency basis. USD overnight interest rates […]