ISDA and Linklaters have announced that they will make available three new documentation modules on ISDA Create in 2020. This extension will allow users to agree on additional documents online, making trading derivative agreements even more automated and efficient. The collateral rate definitions provide that, on January 3, 2022 (or an earlier date when EONIA will no longer be available), the eonia references contained in the collateral agreements containing the collateral rate definitions will be replaced by references to the STR plus a 0.085 per cent difference (“modified str”). The modified STR is the existing EMMI methodology for calculating the EONIA (more). > In the amended version from time to time, this means that collateral agreement rates, which are defined by reference to the collateral agreement`s interest rate definitions, will be automatically updated to reflect changes to the RFR in later versions of the collateral agreement`s interest rate definitions. Other interest rates in this guarantee agreement, which are not set by reference to the collateral agreement`s interest rate definitions, have no impact. > In the modified version from time to time with “interest rate: all interest rates”: the discount of interest rates means that if the parties have set an interest rate in their hedging agreement, the interest rate was not set at the time of the collateral agreement, but is within the framework of a subsequent version that automatically replaces the interest rate set in the following version. This feature was particularly useful for the expected update from version 1.0 to version 2.0, when market participants knew that the range of rates covered would be expanded. In the action plan, the working group on the euro recommended that the new agreements that set EONIA as an interest rate for euro cash security should contain a strong withdrawal language. The action plan also recommended that ISDA develop a mechanism to update ongoing support agreements for derivatives transactions to include a robust return language. On Friday, February 14, 2020, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) released the “Collateral Rate Definitions” isda. Collateral rate definitions allow parties to include standard definitions of overnight interest rates in their ISDA collateral agreements.