OTC derivatives reforms: The state of play

A speech by Greg Medcraft, Chairman, Australian Securities and Investments Commission to the Markit Customer Conference 2014, 28 October 2014

...

I’d like to spend a few minutes today talking about:

  • how the current wave of regulation in the over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives space came about
  • Australia’s implementation of OTC derivatives reforms in the areas of:
    • trade reporting
    • mandatory clearing
    • mandatory trading, and
    • margining requirements, and
  • work to address the cross-border implications of OTC derivative reform in the areas of:
    • international standard setting, and
    • implementation, surveillance and enforcement.

Read the full speech (PDF 86 KB)

Media centre

Receive media releases

Subscribe to the email distribution by sending your name, title, organisation, email address and contact phone numbers to media.subscription@asic.gov.au.

Follow us on Twitter @asicmedia

Last updated: 05/11/2014 12:00