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Cloudy with clearing: What the next clearing house looks like Blog,Commentary,Feature,Options

John Davidson joined OCC as president and chief operating officer in May with a firm focus on ushering in the next generation of clearing technology for the world’s largest clearing organization. Davidson is one of several recent executive team hires tasked with executing the switch from one established technology platform to something new. This is no small task for Davidson, who reports to OCC Chairman and CEO Craig Donohue and works closely with Scot Warren, OCC’s executive vice president and chief administrative officer. OCC’s ENCORE system now stands at about 20 years old, and while there have been many upgrades,…

John Lothian Newsletter: Singapore Exchange chief Magnus Böcker to leave in June; Big Banks Face Scrutiny Over Pricing of Metals; Flash Boys Help Markets, Not Just Themselves, BOE Study Finds John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

First Read Trade Talk: What’s in the Basket? Bill Campbell, Fixed Income Solutions Director, Trading Technologies The March-June 2015 CBOT Treasury bond futures roll is generating a lot of buzz. Most people are used to trading the Treasury calendar spreads 1:1, and the current roll is trading 3:2. How is this possible? The 1:1 was so easy to calculate in your head, and now they say you have to trade it 3:2? The five-year gap Between early 2001 and early 2006, the U.S. Treasury did not issue any Treasury bonds. Nine years later, that gap comes into play because now…

Five Minutes With Scot Warren Financials,Interview

Scot Warren

Scot Warren is senior managing director of equity index products and services at CME Group, a position he has held since February 2010. He is responsible for leading the company’s equity and equity index product lines, including new product launches such as the U.S. dollar-denominated Ibovespa futures contract, which is set to launch Oct. 22, 2012. Warren spoke with John Lothian News Editor-at-Large Doug Ashburn about the new Ibovespa contract, how it differs from the existing Brazilian real-based Ibovespa that trades at BM&FBOVESPA (“BVMF”), and how this product launch fits with current trends in market participation, capital and regulation, and…

Five Minutes with Scot Warren Financials,Interview

Scot Warren

Scot Warren is the managing director of equity index products at CME Group. After the successful launch of a new joint venture with the Dow Jones Index Business and the recently announced licensing agreement with the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) to launch volatility products, Warren sat down with MarketsWiki’s Jessica Titlebaum to discuss what’s driving their initiatives in the equity index space. Q. What does it mean to say one of your responsibilities is to globalize the equity index products? A: It is about making it relevant. One of the highest-level strategies we have in the equity index complex…