UMR Compliance and Beyond in 6 steps
As Margin Analytics specialists, Cassini’s team are experts in Uncleared Margin Rules (UMR) compliance and best practice. We have significant experience in deploying our SIMM solution to buyside and sellside firms, specifically in assisting firms to deploy UMR solutions that fit their business model. Simply follow our 6 steps to UMR Compliance and beyond.


Calculate AANA for 3-month period

Over the $8 billion threshold? Move to step 2
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Our Average Aggregate Notional Amount (AANA) Regulatory Monitoring Report provides full AANA calculations acrosss all jurisdictions. This step is to be repeated each year.
Calculate, analyze and reduce your AANA today


Calculate your Initial Margin under UMR

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We offer a fully featured SIMM Calculation Service available at End of Day, Intraday or On-Demand.
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Start your compliance journey now
Apply SIMM and/or GRID.
Move to step 3


Monitor your SIMM / GRID Threshold
You need tools in place to continuously monitor your IM
IM exposure over $50 million?
Move to step 4
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  • Independent calculation of SIMM & GRID so you don’t have to rely on your dealer’s values
  • View daily or weekly monitoring of IM levels vs thresholds on all your counterparty relationships
  • Receive automated alerts on thresholds, via email or reports
  • Test portfolio growth to forecast possible future breaches
  • Identify novation opportunities to remain below the threshold
Start your SIMM monitoring today


Include your IM exposures in your collateral management process

You must now have:
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Cassini’s Threshold tools allows you to monitor andforecast your IM levels so you can demonstrate compliance while avoiding the cost of IM posting.
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Legal agreements for IM with your counterparties
Ability to move
non-cash collateral
Access to custodian or TPA (third party administrator)


But why not move past simply being compliant, and trade smarter?
Add your OTC cleared and ETDs (F&Os) and use Cassini to determine the margin of all your derivatives trades at pre trade, to reduce your overall IM.


Create a margin & collateral optimization hub
Include your collateral pool, fees (CCP and broker fees) and funding costs to create a true margin and collateral optimization hub, resulting in optimized carry costs on all your trades.

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