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The Best Kept Industry Get-together Secret | GFII September

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Did you even know the years best attended sell-out conference exists?

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Swaptions Clearing, a more detailed look

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Last week at SEFCON IV in NY, CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler in his keynote stated that Swaptions were the largest Interest Rate product not currently being Cleared.

This triggered me to think about updating my last blog of July 2013, see Swaptions Clearing, Why is it Important?

In this article I look at:

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SEF Volumes for Week 6 | ClarusFT

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The SEF Volume figures for Week 6 are now in. In this weeks piece, we also look at whether:

  • the Nov 1 expiration of the CFTC No-Action Relief for Clients to have completed paperwork, has resulted in a drop in SEF Volumes.

For the article please click, Analysis of SEF Activity for Week 6

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MAT IRS Product Scope Consensus? | SEF CFTC Submissions Converge

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Perhaps a market consensus is starting to form on which products should be mandated on SEFs?

Why?   Javelin (in response to comments from CFTC and market participants) adjusted it's submission to move closer to those of TrueEx and TradeWeb.  (See Summaries of three MAT submission letters at the end for more details.)

Why not?  It's too soon to call a consensus because:

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SEF Volumes for Week 5 | ClarusFT

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Following on from our Week 4 Update, we have now published figures for Week 5. A few noteworthy changes:

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SEF Volumes for Week 4 | ClarusFT

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Four calendar weeks are in the books.  A common trend is emerging.  The story is really the same as last week.

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Event Information | TEDxWallStreet | New York

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TEDxWallStreet is radically different from a typical commercial, finance-related event. In fact, this is not a finance conference–TEDxWallStreet was conceived to provide an exciting platform for the brightest, most inspiring minds in and around the Wall Street community to put them on a global stage to share their most compelling ideas worth spreading. This is an independently organized TEDx event operated under a license from TED. Talks will be shared with the greater TEDx on-line audience consisting of millions of avid viewers around the world.

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SEF Volumes Week 3 and Best Practices

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This article is an update of our previous article What the SEF Volumes Show: Week 2.

As well as providing figures for the week of 7 Oct to 11 Oct, we also publish for the first time our view on Best Practices for Reporting and how each SEF does against this.

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Javelin the first SEF to submit MAT determination request

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Javelin SEF, LLC has provided its determination of Made Available to Trade (MAT) of certain Interest Rate Swaps made pursuant to Parts 37 of the Rules of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission on 18 October 2013.

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