Source: Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)
Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the leading global network of exchanges and clearing houses, announced today that De Nederlandsche Bank (Dutch Central Bank, DNB) has approved the Holland Clearing House as a central counterparty in accordance with the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).
The National Competent Authority for Holland Clearing House granted authorisation on December 12, 2014.
“The EMIR authorisation of Holland Clearing House confirms that we fully comply with all the required EMIR standards on risk management, operations and technology. It is an important step for Holland Clearing House, and further underpins our growth potential in the European markets,” said Joost Beckers, CEO of Holland Clearing House.