CME Interest Rate swaps initial margin

CME Interest Rate swaps initial margin

CME Group currently accepts corporate bonds through a specialized collateral program called IEF4,supported by a partnership with Bank of New York,Brown Brothers Harriman & Co and JPMorgan Chase. The program allows clearing firms to transfer securities…

Initial margin requirements are set by

Initial margin requirements are set by

The recent rise in margin credit has focused attention on the Federal Reserve’s margin requirements for purchasing equities with borrowed funds, which has been at 50% since 1974. In November and December of 1, margin credit grew very rapidly, outpacing…

SFE initial margin Rates

SFE initial margin Rates

Further to the notice released on 22 February 2012 titled “Go-live Date and Margin Rate Setting Changes”, ASX Clearing Corporation has approved the margin changes for Australian Electricity, New Zealand Electricity and Victorian Gas contracts as shown…

Initial margin in Finance

Initial margin in Finance

A symbol used to signify that a security is trading ex-warrant. XW is one of many alphabetic qualifiers that act as a shorthand to tell investors key information about a specific security in a stock quote. These qualifiers should not be confused with…

Initial margin on futures calculation

Initial margin on futures calculation

Initial Margin is the initial deposit you make to your broker when you open a new futures position whether long or short. Initial Margin - Introduction Initial margin, also known as Futures Requirement, Original Margin or Initial Margin Level (IML), is…

Initial margin calculation OTC

Initial margin calculation OTC

Risk Focus technology partner OpenGamma has released an insight paper addressing some of the key benefits of standardized Initial Margin (IM) calculations for financial institutions interacting with central counterparties (CCPs). According to Mas Nakachi…

CFTC initial margin requirements

CFTC initial margin requirements

On October 31, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission adopted final rules with respect to the segregation of initial margin for uncleared swaps. The rules impose new obligations on swap dealers (SDs) and major swap participants (MSPs) that amplify and…

Initial margin VS haircut

Initial margin VS haircut

CFDs are traded on margin and there are two different forms of margin that may be payable when trading CFDs – Initial and Variation Margin. When you trade Contracts for Difference (CFDs), you can take a position in an asset which is more than the money…

Initial margin amount

Initial margin amount

Let s assume you want to buy 1, shares of Company XYZ for $5 per share but don t have the $5, necessary to do so - you only have $2, 500. If you buy the shares on margin, you essentially borrow the other half of the money from the brokerage firm and…

Initial margin requirements

Initial margin requirements

A Margin Requirement is the percentage of marginable securities that an investor must pay for with his/her own cash. It can be further broken down into Initial Margin Requirement and Maintenance Margin Requirement. According to Regulation T of the Federal…

Initial margin calculation SPAN

Initial margin calculation SPAN

Many of today s stock option traders may not realize that margin rules differ across the various option exchanges. For instance, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) has a margin system different from that used by the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT)…

Initial margin definition

Initial margin definition

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Initial margin in Forex

Initial margin in Forex

When an investor uses a margin account, he or she is essentially borrowing to increase the possible return on investment. Most often, investors use margin accounts when they want to invest in equities by using the leverage of borrowed money to control…

Minimum initial margin

Minimum initial margin

Trading in Rostelecom ords and prefs on Moscow Exchange s Equity Market, as well as deposit operations with the National Settlement Depositary in those securities, are to be suspended from (preliminarily) 26 March through 1 April. This is due to reorganisation…

Initial margin calculation for options

Initial margin calculation for options

For securities, the definition of margin includes three important concepts: the Margin Loan, the Margin Deposit and the Margin Requirement. The Margin Loan is the amount of money that an investor borrows from his broker to buy securities. The Margin Deposit…