The global regulatory environment for trading swaps is changing rapidly. This OTC Intelligence piece focuses on minimum block sizes for interest rate swaps, electronic pre-trade credit checking functionality and connectivity for central clearing. To read more, click on the document below:
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) held a public meeting on May 16, 2013 to discuss trade execution rules and anti-disruptive trading practice guidance. All four of the rules were passed and are expected to be published by the Federal Register in June. Click the link below to read a summary of each of the rules that were voted on and how these rules will impact market participants.