FIA data shows global futures and options trading sets record in 2021

Total volume of exchange-traded derivatives surpassed 62 billion contracts, up 34% from 2020 to mark the fourth consecutive year of new all-time highs, according to FIA data.

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27 JAN.

FIA urges balance in margin practices

In a response to a BCBS, CPMI, IOSCO consultation on margining  practices, FIA's comments urge a balanced approach.


17 JAN.

FIA responds to IOSCO commodities principles

FIA response to proposed updated IOSCO commodities principles highlights the importance of price discovery and hedging.


27 JAN.

FIA responds to ESMA consultations on CCP resolution

ESMA consulted on six topics around CCP resolution as part of their level-2 rulemaking.


2021 FIA Year in Review

Read our annual report recapping all of FIA's work over the last year, how we served our members and why we're optimistic about the year ahead.

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Taskforce on Open Industry Standards
FIA-led initiative to modernize standards and processes
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Cross-Border Issues
Promoting global access to derivatives markets
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Sustainable Finance
Industry work on carbon markets, climate change and ESG
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Policy priorities and filings on behalf of our members worldwide
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FIA Training
Online courses focused on market conduct and exchange rules
FIA Documentation Services
Templates & resources, from terms of business to legal opinions
FIA CCP Risk Review
Plain-language summaries of rules at CCPs worldwide
Insights on legal issues and market trends

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