Most OTC derivatives are protected by collateral, ISDA says

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association says the percentage of over-the-counter derivatives trades protected by collateral has risen from 80% last year to 84% this year. "As the survey clearly demonstrates, collateralization remains among the most widely used methods to mitigate counterparty credit risk in the OTC derivatives market," said Robert Pickel, chief executive of ISDA.

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Collateral Protects 84 Percent of OTC Derivatives, ISDA Says - Bloomberg

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