Record Setting Start to 2017 Trading Year

Trading Activity:
  • RECORD: Total Open Interest reached 178,983 contracts in Jan
  • RECORD: Standards Open Interest reached 140,130 contracts in Jan
  • RECORD: Standards = 79% of total OI
  • 48 Standards OI records in the past 9 mos
  • Since streaming began in Sep, the 3Y tenor has been the 3rd most traded tenor 
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Eris Adds Harrington, Former Bloomberg Global Markets
Eris announced that George Harrington has joined the company. He will lead the completion of on-boarding critical support providers for clearing, order management and execution. In doing so, Mr. Harrington will be instrumental in rounding out Eris' client offering making Eris Swap Futures easily available to the world's largest OTC swap market users.

This latest hire complements recent executive appointments by the Exchange group in Chicago, New York and London, reflecting a continued focus on growing the global footprint. 

Read More >> Press Release
Eris Recruits Bloomberg Markets Chief >> Financial News
The Yield Book Now Supporting Analytics for Eris

Eris Swap Futures contracts are now supported on The Yield Book®, a leading provider of fixed income market analytics and risk management.  The Yield Book has been providing sophisticated financial analysis capabilities to a wide variety of market participants, including Citi's own traders, for over 25 years.  The Yield Book's latest software release allows users to analyze their portfolios and run scenarios that include Eris Swap Futures.

The Yield Book Integrates Eris Swap Futures Data >> Waterstechnology Article 
ED&F Man Now Clearing and Executing Eris 
ED&F Man is live with clearing and execution of Eris Swap Futures for customer and house accounts, globally. ED&F Man is a leading financial services firm providing clients access to global capital markets including fixed income, foreign exchange, equities, commodities, and listed derivatives.

ED&F Man offers a rich range of services to manage risk across exchange-traded and OTC products, and prides itself on a commitment to maintaining integrity and strong client care. Eris is now on their list of global markets products.

Email or call (888) 587-2699, select 2 to get started.

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Eris has ED&F Man as Clearer >> GlobalCapital Article
Trade the Seasonality of Swap Spreads with Eris
The first quarter of the year is typically a crucial period for US investment-grade debt issuance, and this can have an impact on swap spreads. Swap spreads represent the difference between the rate on an interest rate swap and the yield of a US Treasury with a similar tenor.

Over the past seven years, 5Y headline swap spreads in Q1 have tended to tighten in February and March, after widening in January. Will the cycle repeat in 2017?

Read More >> Swap Spreads
VIDEO: Build the Eris 5Y/UST Spread in TT
Learn how to launch an Autospreader configuration box in Trading Technologies X_TRADER®. This type of spread allows users to trade swap spreads while benefiting from capital efficiency and transparency of the futures market. 

The Autospreader® facilitates various inter-product spreads. Once parameters are set, Autospreader® will display the implied market for the spread.

Watch Demo >> Setting Up a 5Y Eris / UST Spread
Meet Us at an Upcoming Industry Conference

Eris will be speaking on panels and available to meet at several events over the next few weeks. We encourage you to participate and hear more. We hope to see you there!
Meet with Eris During the Conference >>  Contact Us

Eris Exchange continues to grow and is looking for talented individuals to join the team in New York, London, and Chicago. View the open positions below for current career opportunities. 
January Highlights
Record Start to Trading Year
George Harrington Joins Eris
The Yield Book Now Live
ED&F Man Clearing & Executing
Trade: Q1 Swap Spreads Cycle
VIDEO: 5Y Eris/UST Spread 
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