GFI is a leading proponent of transparency in credit derivative, CDS and bond markets. GFI’s CreditMatch enables users to gain access to real-time and historical market information, choose from a wide range of trading strategies and execute orders and trades directly or with broker assistance.
CreditMatch displays tradable quotes and traded prices across GFI’s credit derivative, CDS and bond brokerage marketplaces, offering insight into true market sentiment and opening up trading opportunities in these related markets.
An innovator in matching technology, GFI CreditMatch allows periodic matching, continuous mid-point matching, auction and Join the Trade functionality throughout the trading day. These strategies and protocols create concentrated and deep liquidity pools while maintaining anonymity.
Products traded via CreditMatch
||Single Name Credit Default Swaps
|Exotic Credit Derivatives
||Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS)
|CMBS Index Loans
CreditMatch offers a fully integrated workflow, from price discovery and trade execution, to trade capture and Straight-through Processing (STP). STP and trade affirmations are offered via the Financial Information eXchange (FIX) protocol, substantially improving and reducing back office costs.
GFI has electronic connections to a number of major clearing houses to provide a fully electronic workflow. In credit markets, GFI utilizes ICE Link and MarkitWire for connectivity to ICE Clearing, LCH.Clearnet and CME Clearing.
GFI Swaps Exchange
GFI Swaps Exchange LLC is a multi-asset swap execution facility (SEF) which operates markets across all asset classes. CreditMatch allows participants of GFI Swaps Exchange to be confident of deep liquidity, proven technology, and superior execution with the assurance that they are fully compliant with CFTC, FINRA and NFA requirements.