Banks

CLS’s forward-looking products make the trading process faster, easier, safer and more cost-effective – empowering our clients’ success.

We offer a range of settlement, processing and data solutions to reduce risk and create efficiencies for banks active in the FX market.

Settlement - reduce risk, improve efficiency and increase liquidity

CLSSettlement: Mitigate settlement risk for your FX trades, while benefiting from operational efficiencies, in addition to best-in-class netting and liquidity management.

Cross Currency Swaps: Mitigate FX settlement risk, improve operational efficiencies and reduce your liquidity and payment demand for cross currency swap trades using our world-leading settlement service.

CLSSameday: Reduce settlement risk for your same-day FX trades that are currently traded after CLSSettlement’s cut-off times through our additional settlement session.

OTC derivatives: Simplify and streamline the payment process for your OTC credit derivatives cash flows. 

Processing - bringing together innovation and standardization

CLSNet: Our bilateral payment netting solution, built on a distributed ledger technology (DLT) platform, allows you to drive operational process efficiencies, such as optimizing intraday liquidity, enabling real-time awareness of currency and counterparty exposures, and reducing risk.

Compression: Manage your gross notional exposures, optimize your capital usage and mitigate your counterparty credit risk using our award-winning FX compression service.

Aggregation: Access additional processing capacity and reduce operational risk caused by high-frequency, low-value FX trading using our trade aggregation service. 

Data - Achieve greater insight

CLSMarketData: A a comprehensive suite of FX data products designed to provide quality insight and analytics both in real-time and historical for financial efficiency, visibility and control.

CLSTradeMonitor: An innovative post-trade monitoring and reporting tool designed for asset managers, funds, banks, non-bank financial institutions and multinational corporations to efficiently manage executed FX trades through timely, consolidated reporting across all their CLSSettlement providers.

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