Glossary

The Act Corporations Act 2001
ADI Authorised Deposit-taking Institution
AFMA Australian Financial Markets Association
APRA Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
ASIC Australian Securities and Investments Commission
AUD Australian dollar
BIS Bank for International Settlements
CCP Central counterparty
CDS Credit default swap
CFTC Commodity Futures Trading Commission
EMIR European Market Infrastructure Regulation
ESMA European Securities and Markets Authority
EU European Union
FIEA Financial Instruments Exchange Act (Japan)
First Proposals Paper Implementation of Australia’s G20 over-the-counter derivatives commitments, December 2012
2012 Report Report on the Australian OTC Derivatives Market, APRA, ASIC and RBA, October 2012
FSB Financial Stability Board
FSB Report The sixth FSB Progress Report, published in September 2013
G4-IRD US dollar-, euro-, British pound- and yen-denominated interest rate derivatives
G4 Dealer Australian entity with significant cross-border activity in G4- IRD, an indicative list is at Appendix A
G20 Group of Twenty
HKMA Hong Kong Monetary Authority
IRD Interest rate derivative
JSCC Japan Securities Clearing Corporation
ODRG OTC Derivatives Regulators Group
OTC Over-the-counter
PFMIs Principles for Financial Market Infrastructures
Proposals Paper This paper
RTS Regulatory Technical Standards
Report Report on the Australian OTC Derivatives Market, July 2013
Reserve Bank Reserve Bank of Australia
SEF Swap execution facility
SFC Securities And Futures Commission (Hong Kong)
Statement Implementing the CPSS–IOSCO Principles for financial market infrastructures in Australia, February 2013
TR Trade Repository
US United States of America