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Clearing the Way for Clearing: Cost vs. Benefits to End-Users

ISDA put out a great summary of some of the key issues on the future of clearing OTC derivatives versus the current benefits of bilateral collateral arrangements that exist today (http://isda.derivativiews.org/2012/04/24/the-bilateral-world-vs-the-cleared-world/), highlighting additional margin, capital charges, documentation and players. There has been much discussion already about the initial margin hit that end-users will take and…

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