Equities, fixed income, and OTC derivatives clearing services all beat 2017’s clearing activity.
The clearinghouse is set to surpass previous volume records by yearend.
UK CCPs may be equivalent for 12 months in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The clearing capability will be for listed derivatives and OTC products.
Pension funds should be able to post securities as variation margin to CCPs.
The service will be available for shares, equity certificates and ETFs.
Eurex is building an EU27 solution for clearing OTC IRS products after Brexit.
Index reform will be an important topic for markets over the next 24 months.
Uptake of compression services is expected to accelerate.