Committees

These pages only serve as a listing and directory for ISDA committees. You need to be logged in as a member to request to join committees. One of ISDA's enduring strengths is the active participation of industry professionals -- and the expertise and knowledge they offer -- in the broad range of its activities through its global network of committees.

  •   Legal

    Working Groups focusing on legal, protocols, opinions, documentation, legal risk, business conduct and governance.

  •   Global Policy

    Working Groups focusing on public policy issues affecting the derivatives industry globally and our advocacy efforts.

  •   Capital, Risk, Margin and Collateral

    Working Groups focusing on Risk, Capital, Tax and Accounting.

  •   Market Infrastructure and Technology (MIT)

    Market Infrastructure and Technology provides a governance to enable the assessment and development of strategy for delivering a robust market infrastructure to support the derivatives industry. The W...

  •   Clearing

    In addition to these Working Groups, clearing matters are being discussed in other Working Groups focused on advocacy, legal issues, infrastructure and operational issues, documentation and legal opin...

  •   Data and Reporting

    Committees focusing on the implementation and compliance of derivatives transaction reporting and data standards.

  •   ISDA Non-Cleared Margin Initiative

    ISDA initiated a Non-Cleared Margin Initiative to facilitate the implementation of the margin rules across jurisdictions. A key component of the Program is the Standard Initial Margin Model (SIMM)TM p...

  •   Trading

    Working Groups focusing on the issues affecting the business and practice of trading of various asset classes and centralized derivatives trading. The Working Groups bring together the sell-side, buy-...

  •   Determinations Committees

    The Credit Determinations Committees deliberates issues involving Credit Events, CDS Auctions and Succession Events.

  •   IIGC

    The ISDA Industry Governance Committee (IIGC) and Regulatory Implementation Committees.