Welcome to the AFMA Guide to Australian OTC Transations

The Guide to Australian OTC Transactions provides a standardised approach to the legal documentation necessary for participants transacting in Australian over-the-counter (OTC) markets.

Essentially, it is the reference gateway to bilateral documentation providing a simple, accessible guide to the main forms of OTC market transaction documentation used in Australia.


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Who Should Subscribe?

  • Institutions that transact in OTC markets
  • Corporate legal officers
  • Settlements and confirmations departments
  • Consulting and advisory bodies
  • Risk managers
  • Participants in the energy sector

Training Courses

Training courses on the use of the Guide to Australian OTC Transactions are available. For more information about these workshops or to register contact AFMA on 02 9776 7914.

A 12-month subscription to the Guide enables unlimited access for any number of users. The price of subscription will depend on the size of your organisation and whether you are an AFMA member.

The base subscription will give you access to all sections of the Guide except Electricity, Environmental Products, Carbon Trading and Gas Trading. Each of these sections requires an additional fee to the base subscription.