CCIL commenced CCP
clearing of Forex Forward trades with guarantee from trade date w.e.f. 1st
December, 2009 onwards. In June 2014, FEDAI mandated that all inter-bank
Forward transaction has to settle through CCIL.
All matched forward
trades with a residual maturity of upto 13 months are eligible for guaranteed
settlement under Forex Forward segment. The trades received from members are
validated and matched. Matched trades supported by adequate margins are guaranteed
for settlement. Trades not supported by margins (by either or both
counterparties) are kept “Pending” with daily margin check till S-3 day.
Novation occurs at the point in time when the trade is accepted for guaranteed
settlement by CCIL. Final settlement of the trades happens through the USD/INR
segment. On S-2 day, the net position of each member is computed for all
underlying trades accepted for guaranteed settlement for the relevant
settlement date. Such net position arising out of guaranteed trades is moved to
the USD-INR segment and subjected to exposure check for limit check in the
CCIL has commenced
Portfolio compression cycle for cleared forward trades from March, 2015.