Risk parameters for all Commodity Derivatives Contracts have been updated based on the monthly review.
The updated parameters will have impact on the calculation of the Daily Margin Requirement for which collateral must be posted by 10:30 CET on Thursday, July 10, 2014.
Margin curves are decreased for Fuel Oil and Allowances Contracts because of lower volatility which will result in lower Margin Requirements for these contracts. Other margin curves have minor changes, with limited impact on Margin Requirements. Updated margin curves can be found at:
Details about the new risk parameters can also be found on our File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server.
For further information, please contact NASDAQ OMX Commodities:
Kjersti Ulset, Head of Risk Management Commodities, phone +47 6710 8415/+47 4828 1600, email@example.com
Sara Aadnesen, Director Corporate Communications, phone +47 9060 0759, firstname.lastname@example.org
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