Guide: How you can reduce your initial margin by 70% under uncleared margin rules

Guide: How you can reduce your initial margin by 70% under uncleared margin rules
1st October 2018 Veeral Manek

Mandatory Uncleared Margin rules went live in 2016, initially only impacting 50 firms in the first 3 phases, but it’s due to capture over 2,000 buy-side firms by September 2020.

Our new guide reveals the challenges this new regulation presents, how to overcome these obstacles and why it’s important to act now.

Here’s a sneak peek inside:

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Download this guide to understand:

  • Why firms need to act now despite regulation only coming into force in 2020.
  • The SIMM Methodology and how to use it to calculate initial margin for uncleared OTC derivatives.
  • The challenges the regulation presents and how to overcome them.
  • How to optimise margin by using analytics.

The guide also contains a buy-side case study outlining how a firm reduced trading costs by 70% using this methodology.

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We hope you find the guide helpful. Let us know by tweeting @OpenGamma using the hashtag #Clearing