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Margin Requirements for Uncleared Derivatives

09.03.2017 – The Swiss Financial Market Infrastructure Act (FMIA), which entered into effect on 1 January 2016, introduced an obligation to exchange variation and initial margin for uncleared OTC derivatives transactions. The phase-in of variation margin requirements is about to start for the majority of the affected market participants.