Global Leader in Credit Default Swaps Clearing

Established in 2009 as the world's first clearing house for credit default swaps (CDS), ICE Clear Credit was created in response to calls from regulators for risk management in the CDS markets following the financial crisis. ICE Clear Credit provides specialized risk management infrastructure for dealers and clients, leveraging the legal framework, treasury systems and trade warehousing systems currently in use by the industry.

  • Designed for clearing CDS; separate risk pool from futures markets
  • Index and single name CDS instruments, including North American, European and Emerging Markets indexes and North American, European and sovereign single names
  • Same day clearing and reliable end-of-day pricing methodology
  • Capital efficiencies through sophisticated risk model and portfolio margining
  • ICE Clear Credit is regulated in the U.S. by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Global Leader in Credit Default Swaps Clearing

Established in 2009 as the world's first clearing house for credit default swaps (CDS), ICE Clear Credit was created in response to calls from regulators for risk management in the CDS markets following the financial crisis. ICE Clear Credit provides specialized risk management infrastructure for dealers and clients, leveraging the legal framework, treasury systems and trade warehousing systems currently in use by the industry.

Established in 2009 as the world's first clearing house for credit default swaps (CDS), ICE Clear Credit was created in response to calls from regulators for risk management in the CDS markets following the financial crisis. ICE Clear Credit provides specialized risk management infrastructure for dealers and clients, leveraging the legal framework, treasury systems and trade warehousing systems currently in use by the industry.

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