Survey finds that the process of reconciling collateralized portfolios is accelerating.

The CSDs of the world have formed a global association, to be known as the World Forum of CSDs (WFC).

ISDA has outlined to regulators its members’ vision of a safer OTC derivatives market ahead of the introduction of compulsory centralized clearing of swaps on both sides of the Atlantic.

LCH.Clearnet has launched a swap clearing service for US futures commission merchants.

The EBF says it believes future legislation should harmonise the EU framework for CSDs to operate in a safe and efficient manner.