OTC Credit Default Swaps Overview

CME Group has created a real-time, open access clearing solution for OTC Credit Default Swaps, in close collaboration with premier swap dealers, clearing firms, and buy-side participants.

Learn more about CME Group’s credit offering of CDX and iTraxx index:

  • Cost - Lowest CDX clearing fees of any exchange
  • Capital - Efficient margins that are easy to view and analyze in CME CORE
  • Collateral - Widest range of acceptable collateral of any CCP, including U.S. Government Agencies and Mortgage Backed Securities
  • Client Services - Real-time clearing and support available in all time zones

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About CME Group

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