IOSCO Updates Information Repository for Central Clearing Requirements for OTC Derivatives

IOSCO released an update of its information repository for central clearing requirements for OTC derivatives, which provides regulators and market participants with consolidated information on the clearing requirements of different jurisdictions.

The repository sets out central clearing requirements on a product-by-product level, as well as any exemptions from them.  According to IOSCO, the intention of the repository is to assist authorities in their rulemaking and participants in complying with relevant regulations in the OTC derivatives market.

See: IOSCO Information Repositories; IOSCO Press Release.