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LCH clears first Israeli Shekel-denominated swaps
16 September 2020
LCH is the first clearing house to offer clearing of Israeli Shekel-denominated interest rate swaps Launched in response to customer demand SwapClear offers clearing for interest rate derivatives across 27 global currencies
LCH clears first SORA swaps
19 May 2020
LCH is the first clearing house to offer clearing of Singapore Dollar swaps benchmarked to SORA Launched in collaboration with the market and in response to customer demand Demonstrates LCH’s continued support for global rates reform
Yutaka Imanishi appointed Head of Japan, LCH
02 April 2020
Responsible for LCH’s business in Japan Appointment demonstrates LCH’s long-term commitment to Japan and the wider Asia-Pacific region LCH is licensed by Japanese Financial Services Agency for offering clearing services of non-Yen IRS and FX non-deriverable forwards (NDFs) to Japanese financial insititutions
LCH delivers record clearing volumes in 2019
09 January 2020
Innovations include launch of FX forwards clearing, €STR swaps, consolidation of Euro-debt activity at LCH SA and increased venue connectivity at EquityClear Over $1.2 quadrillion cleared at SwapClear, with $920 trillion compressed Record volumes also reported by CDSClear, ForexClear and RepoClear  
LCH clears first €STR swaps
21 October 2019
LCH is first clearing house to offer clearing of Euro-denominated swaps benchmarked to the new reference rate, €STR Launched in response to strong market demand to clear the products Demonstrates LCH’s support for global rates reform
LCH expands deliverable FX offering
16 October 2019
FX forwards now available for clearing at LCH; first CCP to clear the product Utilises settlement model developed in collaboration with CLS ForexClear expansion builds on existing clearing service for FX non-deliverable forwards and deliverable options
LCH ForexClear teams up with FX Connect TradeNeXus
23 September 2019
Buy-side users of FX Connect TradeNeXus benefit from STP access to LCH’s clearing services Asset managers can now streamline their workflows for clearing FX derivatives AllianceBernstein LP, Brandywine Global Investment Management, Standard Chartered Bank, and State Street among first to collaborate with ForexClear and TradeNeXus on this new service