Tag: Swaps

December 06, 2016 BY admin

CFTC reproposes position limits rule on speculative futures

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) today voted unanimously to repropose regulations implementing limits on speculative futures and swaps positions as called for in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. In a separate vote, CFTC approved final aggregation regulations, which are a key component of the CFTC’s existing position limits regime.…

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April 27, 2016 BY Mike Fox

Ullink announces direct connectivity to trueEX

Ullink, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity services, now provides direct connectivity to trueEX, a leading interest rate swap execution facility (SEF). Ullink’s multiprotocol connectivity platform UL Bridge will provide its clients with real-time access and efficient onboarding to the trueEX platform. trueEX is one the fastest growing SEFs, supporting 18 currencies, made…

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October 14, 2015 BY Mike Fox

CFTC further implements trade execution requirement

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) Division of Market Oversight (Division) announced today further extension of time-limited no-action relief for different swaps executed. This extension of time-limited relief will enable the Division to continue to further assess the appropriate response for applying the trade execution requirement to swaps in certain types of package transactions. The…

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June 16, 2015 BY Mike Fox

CFTC extends time-limited, no-action relief for Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants from reporting obligations

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (Commission) Division of Market Oversight (Division) today issued a no-action letter extending the time-limited relief previously provided in no-action letter 14-90, expiring on June 30, 2015, to June 30, 2016. The relief is provided to Swap Dealers (SDs) and Major Swap Participants (MSPs) from the obligation to report valuation data…

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June 11, 2014 BY Mike Fox

Moscow Exchange Selects FINCAD to support its OTC derivatives

FINCAD, the leading provider of OTC derivatives pricing and risk management solutions, today announced that the Moscow Exchange (MOEX) has chosen FINCAD’s F3 Platform to support its OTC derivatives trading and clearing services. MOEX offers currency derivatives on a number of assets including the USD/RUB and EUR/RUB exchange rate. F3 Platform provides MOEX the coverage,…

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