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Originating Department:Risk Management
Company Circular No:LCH.Clearnet Ltd Circular No 3018
Service Circular No:OTC Bullion No 006

31 October 2011

To:All LCH.Clearnet EnClear Clearing Members
(Precious Metals Division)

Margin Rate Changes for OTC Gold

  1. LCH.Clearnet Ltd has set the London SPAN parameters as marked in bold and italic on the spreadsheet below. This circular supersedes circular LCH.Clearnet / 2991: LCH Gold Bullion / 005 dated 28 September 2011.

  2. Changes have been made to OTC Gold Bullion contract.

  3. The margin review changes will take place with effect from close of business Wednesday 02 November 2011 and will be reflected in margin calls made on Thursday 03 November 2011.

  4. Details of the current London SPAN Parameters, for the OTC Gold Bullion contract, can be found on the LCH.Clearnet website (www.lchclearnet.com) under Risk Management > Ltd > Margin rate circulars.

  5. For further information please contact the following:

 Risk Operations   020 7426 7520


Nicholas Lincoln 
Director, Market Risk

OTC Gold Bullion Margin Rate Spreadsheet