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ISDA Symposium®

An Update on CCP Resilience, Recovery and Resolution

5 CLE Credit Hours Available (New York)

Nontransitional Credit Only


5 CPE Credit Hours Available

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Global Financial Conference Center
New York



  8:15 AM


Registration and Continental Breakfast




8:45 AM


Welcoming Remarks



Ann Battle, Assistant General Counsel, ISDA




9:00 AM


CCP Resilience & Recovery – Insights from Market Participants and Overview of CPMI-IOSCO 2017 Final Report



Expert discussion examining the various aspects of the final CPMI-IOSCO report. CCPs, clearing members and end users panel will advise on the updates to the following:

  • Governance
  • Stress testing
  • Coverage
  • Margin
  • CCP contributions to losses and recovery



Sean Downey, Executive Director, Global Clearing and Risk Policy, CME Group
Rajalakshmi Ramanath, Executive Director, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
William Thum, Global Head of Derivatives Legal and Regulatory, The Vanguard Group, Inc.




10:15 AM


CCP Resolution – Overview of Financial Stability Board (FSB) 2017 Final Guidance



Clearing members and users advise on the final FSB report, including:

  • Objectives of CCP resolution and resolution planning
  • Resolution authority and resolution powers
  • Entry into resolution
  • Allocating losses to equity holders in resolution
  • No creditor worse off safeguards
  • Financial resources
  • Resolution planning
  • Resolvability assessments and addressing impediments to resolvability
  • Crisis management groups and cross-border effectiveness
  • Enforcement of resolution actions



Ruth Arnould, Vice President, Assistant General Counsel, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Michael Kopcak, Bank Resource Management, Morgan Stanley

Ed Mayfield, Executive Director & Assistant General Counsel, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Eric Nield, General Counsel, ICE Clear Credit LLC




11:30 AM


Coffee Break




11:45 AM


EU CCP Recovery & Resolution Legislative Proposal



Gain key insight to the 2016 European Commission legislative proposal on CCP recovery and resolution, and subsequent work from the European Council and the European Parliament. Review the proposal and expected next steps towards implementation of final legislation in the EU.



Ann Battle, Assistant General Counsel, ISDA
Ada Lee, Group Head of CaLM Risk & Portfolio Analytics, LCH
Deborah North, Partner, Allen & Overy LLP




12:30 PM


US Regulatory Update on CCP Resilience, Recovery and Resolution



What will the future work of US regulators include to ensure that effective resilience, recovery and resolution measures are in place for US CCPs? Resolution authorities, market regulators and prudential regulators will advise on their expectations.



Moderator: Ann Battle, Assistant General Counsel, ISDA
Jennifer Judge, Financial Services Project Leader, Federal Reserve Board
Penfield Starke, Assistant General Counsel, FDIC




1:30 PM


Symposium Concludes


Agenda is subject to change

$ 400 U.S. (member) / $ 500 U.S. (non-member)
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Global Financial Conference Center, 360 Madison Avenue (entrance on 45th Street), 17th Floor, New York, NY 10017 Phone: (212) 901-6000.  Please find a map to the venue here.



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