The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) and FIA Europe today jointly announced the publication of the ISDA/FIA Europe Cleared Derivatives Execution Agreement for principal-to-principal (European model) client clearing. The Agreement was developed with the assistance of a working group of both buy- and sell-side institutions in the European cleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets.
The readership of the site is growing, a typical day sees 500 unique visitors who in one month consume over 25,000 pages from the site. Over 800 people (and growing) elect to receive a daily email summarising the previous days stories. Hopefully the new site design and tools to help readers select stories of interest will continue to encourage readership, as will new contributors in the pipeline.
The derivatives market has seen an upturn across the board this year and participants can expect even better fortunes in 2014, according to a panel at FOW's Derivatives World London: The Debates. FOW Intelligence: Derivatives Markets Rebound in 2014.
This will be the last edition of the Weekly Roundup this year. I would like to thank you for staying interested in this and hope you have (at least occasionally) enjoyed the news digest. I would like to wish those of you who celebrate it a very Merry Christmas and all others a joyful festive season.
All the luck, success and health for you and your loved ones in 2014.