|March 27th, 2013||Charles River Helps Buy-Side Firms Comply with Dodd-Frank OTC Clearing Requirements
Charles River, a front- and middle-office investment management solutions provider, today announced a direct interface between the Charles River Investment Management Solution Version 184.108.40.206.3 (Charles River IMS) and MarkitSERV MTM which helps clients comply with mandatory clearing requirements for newly executed over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives under the Dodd-Frank Act.
|March 4th, 2013||TriOptima Compresses Irish Bank Resolution Corporation CDS Trades to Facilitate the Post-credit Event Physical Settlement Process
|December 18th, 2012||ISDA Credit Derivatives Determinations Committee: Edison Mission Energy Bankruptcy Credit Event
The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) today announced that its Americas Credit Derivatives Determinations Committee resolved that a Bankruptcy Credit Event occurred in respect of Edison Mission Energy.
The Committee determined that an auction will be held in respect of outstanding CDS transactions. ISDA will publish further information regarding the auction on its website, www.isda.org/credit, in due course.
|December 18th, 2012||MarkitSERV Enhances Client Clearing Support for ICE Clear Credit
MarkitSERV, the most widely used electronic trade processing service for OTC derivative transactions, has enhanced its connectivity and trade management support for buy-side clearing of credit default swap (CDS) transactions at ICE Clear Credit. The first production trades using MarkitSERV’s enhanced service were cleared by ICE on November 28th.
|November 28th, 2012||CFTC Issues Clearing Determination for Certain Credit Default Swaps and Interest Rate Swaps
Commission Requires First Swaps to be Cleared
Full press release: http://www.cftc.gov/PressRoom/PressReleases/pr6429-12
|November 21st, 2012||CME Group Announces Launch of CME Repository Service[TM] SDR to Ease Reporting and Compliance for Market Participants
CFTC Registered Swap Data Repository Service Offering for Credit, Interest Rate, Commodities, and FX Asset Classes Seamlessly Integrates with CME Clearing
|November 8th, 2012||ISDA to Publish Auction Terms for YELL LIMITED
The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) today announced that LCDS dealers voted to hold an auction for European loan-only CDS transactions referencing certain facilities entered into pursuant to a Senior Facilities Agreement entered into by the credit known as Yell Limited on 27th April 2006 (and as amended from time to time thereafter).
European loan only CDS (LCDS) transactions refer to Reference Obligations rather than Reference Entities, as is the case in regular CDS and North American LCDS.
|October 16th, 2012||ICE Licenses Markit CDS Indices to Develop CDS Index Futures
IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of global markets and clearing houses, today announced it has licensed Markit's North American and European corporate credit default swap (CDS) indices, in order to develop futures and options contracts based on the Markit CDX and Markit iTraxx index families.
|October 3rd, 2012||TriOptima’s triReduce Portfolio Compression Service Eliminates more than $300 trillion in Interest Rate and Credit Default Swap Notional Principal Outstandings
TriOptima announces today that its triReduce multilateral portfolio compression service has terminated more than $300 trillion in notional principal outstandings since its launch in 2003. Participation in triReduce’s 715 termination cycles for interest rate swaps and credit default swaps included 163 financial institutions around the globe.
|July 25th, 2012||CFTC Proposes Clearing Determination for Certain Credit Default Swaps and Interest Rate Swaps
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission proposed new rules to require certain credit default swaps (CDS) and interest rate swaps to be cleared by registered derivatives clearing organizations (DCOs).
Full press release: http://www.cftc.gov/PressRoom/PressReleases/pr6311-12
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