Andrew Parry

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Global derivatives markets continue to enjoy strong growth. The Bank for International Settlements Quarterly Review for June 2003 notes "Data from the semiannual BIS survey on positions in global OTC derivatives markets at the end of December 2003 show there was an exceptionally sharp increase in gross market values, up by 43% to $6.4 trillion." The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) is the global trade association representing participants in the privately negotiated derivatives industry, a business covering swaps and options across all asset classes. One of its most notable achievements has been the formation of a standardized document architecture that has greatly facilitated market evolution. As a natural next step in market evolution, ISDA is working with market participants to express the hardcopy document architecture in softcopy form to... (more)