Derivatives Clearing Organizations Segregated Funds

A Derivatives Clearing Organization (DCO) is an entity or system whereby the credit of the clearing organization is substituted for the credit of the parties to a transaction. The purpose of these entities is to... more +
A Derivatives Clearing Organization (DCO) is an entity or system whereby the credit of the clearing organization is substituted for the credit of the parties to a transaction. The purpose of these entities is to mutualize or transfer credit risk among participants to a transaction. The term derivatives clearing organization was defined under the Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000.  less -
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NFA Issues a Notice Regarding Segregated Account Balance Reporting

On June 19, the National Futures Association (NFA) issued a notice to its members regarding the implementation of the second phase of the segregated account balance reporting requirements under Section 4 of the NFA’s...more

Customer Segregation: Keep It Separate [Video]

Watch the Restoring Customer Confidence video series: http://jlne.ws/TJeVtG About this solution: There has been much talk about protecting customer funds but keeping them in segregated accounts outside of the brokerage...more

CFTC Proposes Rules to Enhance Protections for Customer Funds

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission published proposed rules that are designed to increase protections for customers and customer funds held by futures commission merchants (FCMs) and derivatives clearing organizations...more

CFTC Seeks Comments on ICE Clear Europe Petition

On September 11, the CFTC requested public comment on a petition submitted by ICE Clear Europe Limited (ICE Clear Europe). ICE Clear Europe, which is registered with the CFTC as a derivatives clearing organization and with...more

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