As rates and volatility rise, the need to optimise the value of collateral is greater than ever.

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Same-day execution reduces clients’ risk and resources as optimization can take up to 5 days.

Initial margin for centrally cleared markets increased by $300bn over March 2020.

More buy-side firms will be caught by the new rules.

Exposures and margin calls can be monitored in real-time.

Reducing costs associated with funding and liquidity is becoming increasingly important.

Clients can agree collateral on a real-time basis and increase efficiencies.

Margin and collateral are a new use case for bond ETFs.

Banks want centralisation of their collateral pools and a singular approach to optimisation.

OSCAR reduces the time to set up and negotiate an individual collateral basket from weeks to hours.