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CFTC finalizes alternative compliance regime for non-US DCOs, updates swap data rulesCONTINUE READING
FIA statement on CFTC MRAC subcommittee report on climate changeCONTINUE READING
FIA releases surveillance and market abuse guidelinesCONTINUE READING
The importance of ethnic minority representationCONTINUE READING
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FIA Midyear 2020 Advocacy Report
FIA is proud to be your voice and tireless advocate during these challenging times. This has been an extraordinary year like no other we have seen. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought an unprecedented health and economic crisis to our global community. Yet these uncertain times require us to rise to the occasion and meet these problems head-on with creative solutions and innovative ideas. FIA is energized to be your partner through these difficult days ahead.Continue Reading
FIA is closely monitoring the latest developments related to COVID-19 and its impact on the global cleared derivatives industry.Continue Reading
FIA welcomes plan to extend UK CCP temporary equivalence
FIA welcomes the statement from European Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis today proposing to renew the time-limited equivalence decision for UK CCPs.Continue Reading
Derivatives professionals share personal stories of challenges and successContinue Reading
Social Responsibility News
Calling all fintech startups!
FIA is seeking fintech startups that are leveraging emerging technologies to create new products and services, improve operational and capital efficiency, enhance the delivery of products and services to customers, and strengthen surveillance and regulatory compliance for the Innovators Pavilion at Expo-V 2020. Taking place virtually from November 10-12, this is your opportunity to show how your startup will transform the derivatives industry. The application to participate closes on September 25, 2020.
FIA Training delivers valuable learning opportunities that cover important topics like market conduct and exchange rules. Developed by industry professionals, FIA Training helps market participants better understand the way markets work and the rules that protect them. Our online courses are ideal for traders, senior managers, analysts and programmers as well as sales, client services, operations and other team members.Explore
CCP Risk Review
The FIA CCP Risk Review™ helps market participants analyze and compare the rules and procedures of CCPs worldwide. Written in practical, comparative terms and incorporating key implications of applicable law where relevant, the CCP Risk Review assists market participants and regulators in scrutinizing and understanding the risks related to CCPs, for both clearing members and clients.Explore
We work closely with member firms to develop industry-standard agreements and other documentation that all market participants can use to support their trading and clearing functions as well as ensure regulatory compliance in different jurisdictions. These documents are housed on our Documentation Services platform.Explore
FIA's Magazine of the Global Futures, Options and Cleared Swaps Markets.Explore
FIA Speaks Podcast
FIA Speaks is a podcast at the center of the futures, options and derivatives markets. Through interviews with the top executives, regulators and visionaries, FIA Speaks explores the major topics and upcoming trends in this dynamic industry that are influencing the global economy in significant ways.Explore
We publish several types of statistics. These include levels of trading activity on exchanges and swap execution facilities as well as the number of clearing firms in the U.S. and the amount of customer funds held by these firms.Explore
Futures Fundamentals is a one-stop educational resource designed to simplify and explain complex market topics. Through interactive features and rich content, the website explains the role of futures markets in everyday life and provides information on the derivatives industry as a whole. Futures Fundamentals is the driving force in an industry-wide effort to develop risk management education to learners at all levels.Explore
Terms of Business 2018
Whether your firm provides clearing services for exchange-traded derivatives (ETD) or for cleared OTC derivatives, or executing services for ETD, you need to ensure that your contractual documentation is up-to-date and compliant with the latest regulatory developments and business practices. The FIA Terms of Business 2018 provides your first with industry standard contractual terms for derivatives clearing.Learn more
FIA's mission is to support open, transparent and competitive markets, protect and enhance the integrity of the financial system, and promote high standards of professional conduct.
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Our membership is a global community of more than 15,000 industry professionals representing clearing firms, exchanges, trading firms and commodities specialists from over 48 countries.
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