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Mission and Values

Our Mission

We promote stability and market integrity through effective and efficient clearance, settlement and risk management services while providing thought leadership and education to market participants and the public about the prudent use of products we clear.

Our Values

Innovation & Agility: We lead and embrace change.

  • We are curious and creative with each other and stakeholders.
  • We welcome challenges and learn from successes and failures.
  • We anticipate market trends and respond quickly to changing needs.
  • We are innovators.

Stewardship: We serve industry participants and the greater public interest.

  • We understand our duty to ensure sound markets.
  • We connect our actions to their impact on the financial market.
  • We promote resiliency in ourselves, our systems and the markets we serve.

Collaboration: We build success together.

  • We are one team focused on achieving the goals of the organization.
  • We strive to build trusting relationships with our peers and external partners.
  • We communicate and collaborate across areas to maximize our results.
  • We take ownership for our personal growth and development.

Performance & Accountability: We own the outcomes.

  • We take the initiative and strive to be an industry leader.
  • We are accountable for living our values.
  • We ask questions and seek to fully understand what is expected of us.
  • We honor our word and we follow through with our commitments.

Ethics & Integrity: We do the right thing.

  • We are transparent, honest and candid.
  • We act with integrity in everything we do.
  • We identify concerns and raise them until they are adequately addressed.
  • We embrace and follow the spirit of all rules and regulations.