Assessment and analysis of usage and best practices In key areas of the OTC derivatives markets

  •   Margin Surveys

    The ISDA Margin Survey is conducted annually to examine the state of collateral use and management among derivatives dealers and end-users.

  •   Operations Benchmarking Surveys

    Identifies operational processing trends in the industry. Provides a benchmark to measure the promptness and accuracy of processing of trades, confirmation procedures and settlement.

  •   End-User Surveys

    ISDA has worked with derivatives end-users to collect information on usage of privately negotiated derivatives.

  •   Market Surveys

    Through 2010, ISDA conducted market surveys of its Primary Membership to provide a summary of the notional amount outstanding of interest rate, credit, and equity derivatives.