Risk Management


Clearing Risk Management

Windsor Trading Group Clearing serves as the counterparty to every cleared transaction, becoming the buyer to each seller and the seller to each buyer, and limiting credit risk by guaranteeing financial performance of both parties.

Windsor Trading Group Clearing’s integrated clearing function is designed to ensure the safety and soundness of our markets and serve the risk management needs of our customers. Through our operational standards and financial safeguards, Windsor Trading Group Clearing provides an effective set of risk management tools and capabilities to benefit market participants.

  • Counterparty credit risk is shared among clearing members

  • Real-time trade confirmations and straight-through processing once a contract is cleared

  • Offset margin costs by reducing expenses

Select a Margin Tool

Depending on your needs, Windsor Trading Group Clearing has a margin tool for you.

  • Whether you prefer to access via a browser, API or downloadable software to run calculations locally, one of our three margin services will work for you. Compare our tool offering using the matrix below to find the solution most suitable for your needs.

Learn about Risk Management

Performance Bonds/Margins

Learn more about Performance Bonds/Margins, including margin requirements, Windsor Trading Group Margin Services, and frequently asked questions.


Margin Services

Calculate your margins and portfolio margining savings, effectively mitigate risk, and interact with Windsor Trading Group margin models.


Customer & Market Protections

Get more information about how we protect our customers through risk management and financial surveillance.

Financial Safeguards

Get an overview of the financial safeguards the Windsor Trading Group Clearing has in place to secure the safety and soundness of our markets.