„All transactions are concluded on the basis that this master contract and all confirmations form a single agreement between the parties … and the parties would not make transactions otherwise. The Captain`s Agreement is a document agreed between two parties, which sets standard conditions for all transactions between those parties. Each time a transaction is concluded, the terms of the framework agreement should not be renegotiated and applied automatically. Each repurchase agreement is concluded under the PSA/ISMA Global Master Repurchase agreement. The framework contract also helps to reduce litigation by providing significant resources that define its contractual terms and explain the intent of the contract, thus preventing litigation from beginning and providing a neutral resource for interpreting standard contractual terms. Finally, the framework agreement provides significant assistance in managing risks and credit for the parties. At the same time as the timetable, the framework agreement defines all the general conditions necessary for the proper distribution of the risks of transactions between the parties, but does not contain specific terms and conditions for a particular transaction. Once the framework agreement has been concluded, the parties can enter into numerous transactions by agreeing to the essential terms and conditions over the telephone, as confirmed in writing, without the need to re-consider the terms of the framework agreement. The parties enter into contracts on the basis of the framework contracts they have entered into (for example. B” Swiss Master Agreement for Repo Transactions (multilateral version),” TBMA/ISMA Global Master Repurchase Agreement. ISDA has created a wide range of supports for the Master Agreement, including user definitions and manuals. This documentation is intended to prevent litigation and facilitate the consistent use and interpretation of the master contract. These materials are manufactured by ISDA and regularly updated to reflect the latest regulatory or commercial changes.
Each type of derivative transaction, for example. B, credit derivatives, foreign exchange derivatives and equity derivatives, has its own definition brochure. This uniform approach to the agreement is an integral part of the structure and part of the network-based protection offered by the framework agreement.