ISDA - The International Swaps and Derivatives Association
was established in 1985 and nowadays has over 800 member institutions from 60 countries including market participants (corporations, investment managers, government and supranational entities, insurance companies, energy and commodities firms, international and regional banks) as well as key components of the derivatives market infrastructure (exchanges, clearinghouses and repositories, law firms, accounting firms and other service providers).
Over past years, ISDA has worked to make over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets safe and efficient. The organisation has fully commited to build robust, stable financial markets and a strong financial regulatory framework in order to reduce counterparty credit risk, increase transparency and improve the industry’s operational infrastructure.
KDPW_CCP joined ISDA in 2012.