Central clearing of OTC derivatives

The ASIC Derivative Transaction Rules (Clearing) 2015 introduced a mandatory central clearing regime in Australia for OTC interest rate derivatives denominated in Australian dollars, US dollars, euros, British pounds and Japanese yen.

The clearing mandate applies to Australian and foreign financial institutions that meet the clearing threshold.


ASIC Derivative Transaction Rules (Clearing) 2015


Corporations (Derivatives) Determination 2013


ASIC Corporations (Derivative Clearing Exemption) Instrument 2018/209


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Last updated: 13/01/2023 04:36