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Video: What is ISDA Create – IM?

Derivatives trading and processing are becoming more automated, but the legal documents that back these trades are still reliant on paper and wet signatures. This slows down the time it takes to negotiate a document, and creates inefficiencies throughout the whole process.

ISDA CEO Scott O’Malia Opening Remarks at ISDA Tech Forum, NY

ISDA Technology Forum

Opening Remarks: Scott O’Malia, CEO, ISDA

Thursday, November 8, 2018

 

Good morning.

Our event today brings together two worlds – finance and technology.

When these two worlds meet, interesting things can happen. Take, for example, an event I attended in September. By ISDA’s standards, it was pretty unusual.

Firstly, it didn’t take place in a big hotel or conference hall, but in a room under a trendy coffee shop, in an area of London nicknamed Silicon Roundabout.

ISDA and Linklaters Launch Test Version of ISDA Create – IM

ISDA and law firm Linklaters have launched a test version of a new online tool that will allow firms to electronically negotiate and execute initial margin (IM) documentation. The IM module is the first step in a broader push to make ISDA documentation available online through ISDA Create, ISDA’s new digital documentation platform.

ISDA presses the panic button on IM

As market participants are all too aware, following the financial crisis in 2008-2009, G20 agreed to a regulatory reform agenda covering the OTC derivatives market and market participants, including proposals for margin requirements for non-centrally cleared derivatives. The recommendations were finalised in the BCBS-IOSCO’s Final Framework for Non-Centrally Cleared Derivatives, which established the international standards […]

 

Click the link below for the full article - useful in parallel to our earlier papers and the one from ISDA. Bill.

ISDA presses the panic button on IM

As market participants are all too aware, following the financial crisis in 2008-2009, G20 agreed to a regulatory reform agenda covering the OTC derivatives market and market participants, including proposals for margin requirements for non-centrally cleared derivatives. The recommendations were finalised in the BCBS-IOSCO’s Final Framework for Non-Centrally Cleared Derivatives, which established the international standards […]