C7: next release to go live on 24 November

Release 2.0 of our clearing architecture will bring enhancements to our Flexible Account Structure. Release 3.0 is scheduled for November 2015.

EurexOTC Clear: "EMIR Readiness" incentive program extended

We have extended the deadline of our incentive program from 31 October to 19 December 2014. Our customers can receive a discount of up to 75 percent on booking & maintenance fees until January 2016.

Morgan Stanley to join Eurex Clearing’s Securities Lending CCP

Morgan Stanley, one of the leading global investment banks, will become a Clearing Member of the Securities Lending CCP. Both partners aim to have finalized the process by the end of October.

All MSCI index futures included in MTR Service

The Multilateral Trade Registration (MTR) Service allows processing of multilateral MSCI Block Trades through Eurex Trading Participants and trade capture platforms (TCPs).

IMPORTANT: Keep the mandatory migration timeline to Eurex Clearing Prisma.

Risk-based Margining will be decommissioned for all ETDs assigned to Liquidation Groups in Eurex Clearing Prisma by the end of 2015. For a smooth transition, we recommend an early migration.

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EMIR and its impact on the post-trade environment

Thomas Book about EurexOTC Clear for IRS

We expect a bigger wave of uptake in the first half of next year. The impact can be huge, there are portfolios which could save 70-80% of their margin costs.

Thomas Book, CEO of Eurex Clearing, about OTC clearing and the company's Asian growth strategy in The TRADE

FIA Expo 2014 in Chicago: We are there, what about you?

The biggest event of the year for listed derivatives takes place from 4-6 November at the Hilton Chicago and presents two full days of both thought provoking and practical sessions. See us at booth 720 and learn more about our latest offerings and initiatives.

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Clearing Members have already on-boarded on EurexOTC Clear for IRS

Northern Trust webinar with Byron Baldwin

“OTC derivatives central clearing: Implications beyond becoming compliant and the need to act” is the title of a webinar with Byron Baldwin, Senior Vice President OTC Clearing at Eurex Clearing, which you can listen to here.

Preparation course "Core clearing knowledge" to become a QCS

When: 24 - 25 November
Where: London

This seminar offers an overview of the different types of risk involved in the clearing process and the role of the CCP. It serves as preparation for the clearer test which is required for all candidates who need to register as Qualified Clearing Staff (QCS).

Eurex Clearing Prisma: cross margining on Flexible Accounts

The September update of our portfolio-based margining method supported cross margining between OTC interest rate swaps and listed fixed income & money market products on Flexible Accounts introduced with C7. The service extension went live on 29. September.

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