• Feb18 Intelligence
    OTC Intelligence - Canadian Securities Administrators Consultation Paper 92-401 – Derivatives Trading Facilities - February 18, 2015

    On January 29, 2015, the CSA released for public comment a consultation paper on the subject of trading of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives in Canada. The paper sets out a policy framework for implementing in Canada the G20 commitment to require that standardized OTC derivatives be traded on exchanges or electronic trading platforms.

    To read more, click on the document below:
    PDF icon OTCIntelligence-18Feb2015-CSAPaper92-401-DTF.pdf
  • Nov06 Intelligence
    OTC Intelligence - Mandatory Platform Trading of Derivatives: U.S. Update - November 06, 2014

    Market participants in the U.S. have spent the better part of the year adjusting to new rules as mandatory trading of a range of OTC derivatives on multilateral trading platforms known as Swap Execution Facilities (SEFs) finally became a reality. This paper briefly summarizes the introduction of the SEF mandatory trading obligation and the made-available-to-trade (MAT) determinations that spell out the derivatives that must now be traded on SEFs.

    To read more, click on the document below:
    PDF icon OTC Intelligence-6November2014-SEF-MAT-Update.pdf
  • Jul03 Intelligence
    OTC Intelligence Derivatives Round Table | Interest Rate Swaps - Summary Report - July 03, 2014

    Financial regulators are re-shaping OTC derivative markets in an effort to reduce systemic risk. Change has been unfolding for more than five years, but the complexity and nuance of the derivative-market reforms are just now being understood. On May 28, 2014, market participants and industry stakeholders gathered in Toronto to share insight, and gain perspective on how to best prepare for these reforms.

    To read more, click on the document below:
    PDF icon OTCIntelligenceRoundTableSummary.pdf
  • Apr30 Event
    Markets Media - Fixed Income Trading & Investing Summit - April 30, 2014

    CanDeal is pleased to announce our participation at the 3rd annual Fixed Income Trading & Investing Summit (FITIS), hosted by Markets Media on Tuesday May 6th. CanDeal’s CEO, Jayson Horner, will be participating on a panel focused on liquidity and market structure.

    FITIS 2014 brings together leaders from all the segments represented in the life cycle of bond and fixed income derivatives trading.

    For more information on the event, please click here or contact your CanDeal sales representative.

  • Apr15 Intelligence
    OTC Intelligence | Canadian Trade Reporting Extension & Cross-border Regulatory Update - April 15, 2014

    Over the past few weeks, two key developments have taken place in the world of OTC derivatives. Canadian regulators have announced an extension to the implementation of trade reporting rules, and regulatory authorities in Canada and the U.S. have announced a memorandum of understanding to enhance supervision of cross-border regulated entities.

    The latest OTC Intelligence document, provides a brief summary of each of these announcements, as well as links to the official documents issued by the respective regulatory bodies.

    To read more, click on the document below:
    PDF icon OTC Intelligence-TradeReportingCrossBorderMOU-15April2014.pdf