Portfolio Compression for outstanding IRS (MIBOR Benchmark) trades carried out on 9th December 2021
On 9th December 2021, CCIL successfully carried out the 24th cycle of the Portfolio Compression exercise in the Interest Rate Swaps market for MIBOR Benchmark, aimed at reducing the overall notional outstandings and the number of outstanding contracts by identifying economically redundant trades for early termination. 19 large foreign, private and nationalized sector Banks and Primary Dealers participated in this exercise. Of the 7,522 trades between 19 members which were found to be eligible for being considered for compression, 5,174 trades were identified for early termination achieving a compression of over 68.78%. 4,983 trades were terminated fully while 191 trades were partially terminated. The reduction in market-wide Notional Outstanding of Rs. 2,03,528.08 crores was achieved through this portfolio compression exercise. The compression exercise included both trades cleared by CCIL and non-cleared trades.