NOTICE MARGIN PARAMETERS

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Originating Department

 Risk Management

 Company Circular No:

 RISK NOTICE 2015-092

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NOTICE MARGIN PARAMETERS            

LCH SA sets the margin parameters for the SPAN® algorithm pursuant to the Instruction IV.2-2 and the thresholds on additional margin requirement, pursuant to the Article 4.2.0.3 regarding additional margins.

This notice concerns:

Launch of new Weekly Option contracts, starting on 28 August 2015.
The Clearing Members shall require margins from Clients and Trading Members on the basis of principles defined in Article 4.2.0.6 of the clearing Rule Book.

These parameters are applied as part of the SPAN® methodology available on the LCH web site:

http://www.lch.com/risk-collateral-management/margin-methodology/sa-derivatives

Please click here to view the margin parameters

For further information please contact:    
Margin Management | LCH | Tel +33 170 37 65 16    
Email: margin.fr@lch.com    
Website: www.lch.com