CFTC Issues Final Rules on Cross-Border Uncleared Swap Margin Requirements | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
CFTC Issues Final Rules on Cross-Border Uncleared Swap Margin Requirements

CFTC Issues Final Rules on Cross-Border Uncleared Swap Margin Requirements

On May 24, 2016, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) released final rules and accompanying interpretative guidance setting forth the application of the CFTC's initial and variation margin requirements to cross-border swap transactions.

This Client Alert outlines the important concepts and consequences of these final rules, including the application of the CFTC's initial and variation margin requirements to cross-border swap transactions as well as the CFTC's approach to substituted compliance determinations.

 

Click here to download PDF.

Search for more White & Case Derivatives Insights.

 

This publication is provided for your convenience and does not constitute legal advice. This publication is protected by copyright.
© 2016 White & Case LLP