The give-up agreement templates available in Docs have been created by FIA's Law & Compliance Committee. Additional information on the history behind their creation, as well as Word and PDF downloads of blank templates can be found on FIA's webpage within their documentation library.
Accessing FIA's Documentation Library
The FIA's US Documentation Library can be accessed by anyone using the below link:
You can also access the Documentation Library through a link embedded in the black footer at the bottom of the Docs system.
Navigating the Documentation Library
The information in the documentation library is divided into categories depending on the agreement type
Standard Give-Up Agreements
The Standard Give-Up Agreements page provides Word and PDF versions of the Standard Customer, Standard Trader, and Standard Order Passing Broker agreements, as well as an overview of the updates from the 2008 to the 2017 versions. Additionally, 2008 templates, Blacklines of changes (2017 vs 2008), and various Agreement Definitions are available through page links.
LME Give-Up Agreements
The LME Give-Up Agreements page provides Word and PDF versions of the Customer and Trader LME agreements (Versions 1-8), an overview of updates from the 2008 to 2017 versions, as well as 2008 Versions and Blacklines (2017 vs 2008).
EFP Give-Up Agreements
Clicking the "EFP Give-Up Agreements" link will take the user to the 2017 EFP Give-Up Agreements (Customer and Trader Versions). The EFP Give-Up Agreements page provides Word and PDF versions of the Customer and Trader EFP agreements, an overview of the updates from the 2008 version to the 2017 version, as well as 2008 Versions and Blacklines (2017 vs 2008).
In addition to Agreement Templates, the Documentation Library provides access to various FIA Legal Opinions, Disclosures, and Guidance, grouped into specific categories on the main page. While the US Documentation Library is public, other documentation available from the FIA is only accessible to members or upon sign-in.