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Products:Fixed Income
Date:10 September 2009

Enhancements of the Italian debt clearing services

Extension of the CCP Service to Overnight Repos – Live date

LCH.Clearnet SA would like to inform its Members that the target live date for the introduction of CCP services for Overnight Repos is 19 October 2009, subject to successful testing.

As a reminder, the service will be available for Italian government bonds on all trading platforms and will bring CCP guarantee and anonymity to Overnight Repos currently traded bilaterally.


No additional membership is required. Existing members will automatically benefit from this new service.

Testing period

LCH.Clearnet SA will participate in the full chain test organized with all involved participants (trading platforms, Monte Titoli, CC&G and settlement agents) from 14 September 2009 to 15 October 2009.

How to participate

Members are advised to contact LCH.Clearnet SA (see contacts at the end of this notice) in order to confirm their participation in the tests and provide a main point of contact.

For further information, please contact:

your LCH.Clearnet SA product implementation manager:Jean-François Sougakoff: +33 (0) 1 70 37 65 36 – jean-francois.sougakoff@lchclearnet.com

or your local account manager

Customer and Market Management LCH.Clearnet SA

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