Clutch Group Supports ISDA’s 29th Annual General Meeting in Munich

April 9th, 2014

Hosted by the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, the annual general meeting will explore key issues and developments in the derivatives business

APRIL 09, 2014. Munich, Germany.Clutch Group, an organization dedicated to delivering the professional services for law, is attending and exhibiting at the International Swaps and Derivatives Association’s (ISDA) 29th Annual General Meeting in Munich, Germany, from the 8th-10th of April.

ISDA’s Annual General Meeting brings together senior figures in the derivatives and risk management industry. Now in its 29th year, the meeting will examine the role of derivatives and their value in the global economy, assess the impacts of regulation in the derivatives space, and discuss the future of the derivatives business.

The panels in this year’s meeting will explore a variety of topics, including how institutions are using derivatives to manage risk, the effects of regulatory capital changes on the derivatives market, developments in ISDA documentation and changes in credit derivatives definitions, and data quality and trade reporting.

“We are excited to be supporting ISDA’s 29th Annual General Meeting,” said Varun Mehta, Vice President of Legal & Compliance Solutions at Clutch Group. “With a variety of complex regulations impacting global financial institutions and their derivatives businesses, we’re focused on further developing our compliance and risk solutions to help banks better adjust to this new regulatory reality.”

Clutch Group, a global provider of risk and compliance solutions, works with top financial institutions to streamline their operations in the derivatives documentation space. Clutch’s Legal Agreement Extraction & Codification System (LAECS), a fully-managed service, automates the capture and reconciliation of key reference data for derivatives and other legal documentation, including, but not limited to, ISDA master agreements, credit support annexes, master repurchase agreements, and futures and options agreements. A number of global financial firms leverage the powerful data analytics features within LAECS to efficiently respond to evolving regulatory demands and to mitigate risk by acquiring a deeper insight into their existing documentation. In addition to LAECS, Clutch provides fully-managed remediation, re-papering, and consulting services for firms looking to improve the quality of their derivatives documentation.

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