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Giancarlo Slams Regulators as US Implements Margin Rules New margin rules for uncleared swaps come into force in the US, Canada and Japan today, and CFTC commissioner Christopher Giancarlo is, for one, very unhappy about it.
LCH Launches Solution for Uncleared Derivatives Clearing house LCH is moving into the non-cleared space with the launch of LCH SwapAgent, a new service for the non-cleared derivatives market. The clearing house says LCH SwapAgent will provide market participants with a number of solutions designed to materially improve standardisation, efficiency and simplicity in the bilateral derivatives market. It will act as an independent calculation agent, facilitating the calculation and exchange of bilateral margin and settlement payments, but will not become the central counterparty to the trade.