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Chapter 19 — Marginable Futures Contracts

Rule Violation Whether composition may be offered Composition Amount which may be Offered by SGX-ST, where SGX-ST has Determined the Trading Member, Approved Executive Director and/or Trading Representative to be Liable Mandatory minimum penalty imposable by the Disciplinary Committee
Rule Chapter/Number Brief Description of Rule Trading Members (or Designated Market Maker, where applicable) Approved Executive Directors Trading Representatives (or Market Making Representative, where applicable)
1st Violation 2nd Violation 3rd Violation 1st Violation 2nd Violation 3rd Violation 1st Violation 2nd Violation 3rd Violation
Chapter 19 — Marginable Futures Contracts
19.7 Suspense Accounts and Accounts with More Than One Beneficial Owner
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19.8 Management of Positions
19.8.1 Trading Member to immediately notify SGXST of the details of any account which exceeds the monitoring thresholds on positions that have not been set-off Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.8.3 Trading Member to comply with measures imposed by SGX-ST to reduce its risk exposure Not Compoundable Not Compoundable N.A. N.A. N.A. $10,000
19.9 Internal Controls
19.9.1(1) Trading Member to establish and maintain adequate internal control systems to set credit limits or position limits Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.9.1(2) Trading Member to establish and maintain adequate internal control systems to monitor positions and comply with notification requirements on monitoring thresholds Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.9.1(3) Trading Member to establish and maintain adequate internal control systems to compute and collect margins Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.9.1(4) Trading Member to establish and maintain adequate internal control systems to monitor margin calls Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.9.1(5) Trading Member to establish and maintain adequate internal control systems to manage customers' accounts that are in margin deficit Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.9.1(6) Trading Member to establish and maintain adequate internal control systems to manage customers' accounts that may fail to meet settlement obligations Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.9.1(7) Trading Member to establish and maintain adequate internal control systems to define and manage sources of liquidity to meet increased settlement obligations Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.9.1(8) Trading Member to establish and maintain adequate internal control systems to limit the impact of significant market movements Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.9.1(9) Trading Member to establish and maintain adequate internal control systems to meet such other requirements as SGX-ST may prescribe Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.10 Margin Requirements
19.10.2(1) Trading Member to procure Initial Margins from its customers and require customers to meet the Required Margins Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
Initial Margins and Required Margins to be met in the form of collateral as SGX-ST prescribes Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
Valuation of collateral to be in accordance with the haircut rates prescribed by SGX-ST Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.10.2(2) Trading Member not to accept specified currency for the purpose of meeting margin requirements Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.10.3 Trading Member to call for additional margins if the Customer Asset Value falls below the Required Margins Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.10.4 Trading Member not to allow customer to incur new trades unless the stipulated conditions are met Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.10.5 Trading Member not to set margin requirements that are less stringent than those prescribed by SGX-ST Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
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19.10.8 Trading Member not to allow a customer to withdraw Excess Margins unless the stipulated conditions are met Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
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19.10.10 Trading Member to comply with requirements prescribed by SGX-ST on the computation and monitoring of customer's margins Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.10.11(1) Trading Member to notify SGX-ST of any under-margined account Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.10.12 Trading Member to require a customer to comply with the margin requirements Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.10.13 Trading Member not to enter into a financing arrangement with a customer in respect of that customer's margins requirements Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
19.11 Capital Requirement for Marginable Futures Contracts
19.11(2) Trading Member to compute Total Risk Requirement in the same manner as prescribed by the SFR Not Compoundable Not Compoundable N.A. N.A. N.A. $10,000
19.12 Prohibited Trading Practices
19.12.1(1) Trading Member and Trading Representative not to execute any trade beyond any limits imposed Compoundable $2,000 – $4,000 $4,000 – $7,000 $7,000 – $10,000 $1,000 – $3,000 $3,000 – $6,000 $6,000 – $8,000 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.

Added on 16 May 2011 and amended on 21 January 2013 and 1 July 2016.