Principles for financial market infrastructures (PFMI)
As a systemically important financial market infrastructure, CLS is required to comply with the PFMI published in 2012. These standards are designed to ensure that the infrastructures supporting global financial markets are robust and able to withstand financial shocks.
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Regulation and Insight
CLS’ role as a critical infrastructure puts it at the center of the FX industry.
This unique position means we are well placed to provide comment in response to any external developments from regulators, governmental bodies and industry groups on industry issues. It also means we can offer a unique perspective on what is happening in the FX market through our broad-based market information.
CLS monitors the potential impact of external developments from regulators, governmental bodies and industry groups on CLS’ mission through its dedicated global team. Find out more about Regulatory Affairs
FX Market Data
Ideally placed to provide a unique perspective of what is happening in the FX market, CLS publishes monthly market data. View the latest Market Reports.
In addition, CLS has made standardized and aggregated FX trade reports available via subscription through Quandl – a data platform for
economic and financial data. To find out more,
go to CLS FX Volume Data on Quandl or visit
the data services section
of our website.