16th December 2021 – CFTC SOFR First – User Guide for ETD/XTD


CFTC encourages the use of SOFR for ETD / XTD (EXchange Traded Derivatives) and makes 4 key statements: 1- Eurodollar futures and options are LIBOR contracts; --> so they should be abandoned 2- SOFR futures trading volumes are growing rapidly, and SOFR futures exposures are larger than market participants realize, given the construction of LIBOR [...]