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SGX-DC Clearing Rules
Chapter 1 Application of Rules
Chapter 2 Clearing Membership
Chapter 3 Committees
Chapter 4 Enforcement of Rules
Chapter 5 Arbitration
Chapter 6 Delivery and Related Matters
Chapter 7 Clearing and Margins
Chapter 7A Suspension and Default
Chapter 7B Payments
Chapter 8 Mutual Offset System
Chapter 9 Definitions and Interpretation
Chapter 10 Transitional Provisions
Practice Notes
SIAC DT Arbitration Rules
SIAC DC Arbitration Rules
Rule Amendments

(2 versions)
Aug 7 2012 - Jul 28 2013Jul 29 2013 onwards


Past version: effective from Aug 7 2012 - Jul 28 2013.
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A Clearing Member or its parent company or its related corporation becomes insolvent or shall be deemed to be insolvent on the occurrence of any of the following events:—

7A.01.3.1 in the case of a Clearing Member only, it fails to fulfil or meet margins or settlement requirements for all or any of its Contracts;
7A.01.3.2 in the case of a Clearing Member only, it fails to post Performance Deposits with the Clearing House within the time specified in the relevant Contract Specifications;
7A.01.3.3 in the case of a Clearing Member only, it defaults upon any levy owing to the Clearing House arising out of Rule 7A.06.5;
7A.01.3.4 it is or is at risk of being in material default under the term of any loan or other agreement relating to its indebtedness;
7A.01.3.5 it fails, is unable, admits its inability, or is deemed for the purposes of any law to be unable, to pay its debts as they fall due;
7A.01.3.6 a composition, assignment or arrangement is proposed or made for the benefit of its creditor;
7A.01.3.7 the value of its assets is less than its liabilities, taking into account contingent and prospective liabilities;
7A.01.3.8 by reason of its financial integrity having been or anticipated to be compromised, it proposes, or commences negotiations with one or more of its creditors, to suspend, stop, defer or reschedule payments on any of its indebtedness, or announces an intention to do so;
7A.01.3.9 it, its directors or other officers seek or give notice of their intention to seek, or if it or any of its assets becomes subject to, the appointment of an administrator, provisional liquidator, receiver, administrative receiver, judicial manager, judicial custodian, compulsory manager, trustee, trustee in bankruptcy, conservator, custodian or other similar officer, whether out of court or otherwise;
7A.01.3.10 a moratorium is declared in respect of any of its indebtedness;
7A.01.3.11 the enforcement of any security over any of its assets, or any distress, execution, attachment, sequestration or other legal process levied, enforced or served upon any of its assets;
7A.01.3.12 any corporate action, legal proceedings or other procedure or step is taken, including without limitation the presentation of a petition, the making of an application, the filing of documents with a court, the convening of a meeting of the Clearing Member or its parent company, its directors or its members, the giving of a notice of a proposal or the passing of a resolution, in relation to or with a view to:
a. the winding up, liquidation, dissolution, or seeking of a judgment of insolvency or other relief under any insolvency law or other similar law affecting creditors' rights in respect of the Clearing Member, whether voluntary or involuntary; or
b. the administration, whether out of court, with a registrar or otherwise, judicial management or reorganisation, whether by way of voluntary arrangement, scheme of arrangement or otherwise, of the Clearing Member or its parent company, whether voluntary or involuntary.
7A.01.3.13 it causes or is subject to any event which, under the applicable laws of any jurisdiction, has an effect analogous to any of the events specified above;
7A.01.3.14 it takes any action or step in furtherance of, or indicating its consent to, approval of or acquiescence in, any of the foregoing acts; or
7A.01.3.15 if the Clearing House considers in its absolute discretion that the occurrence of any such events or their equivalent is imminent or likely in any jurisdiction.

Added on 7 August 2012.