ACTUS TAXONOMY

The figure below shows the taxonomy of financial contracts as suggested by ACTUS.  ACTUS Contract Types are defined based on the underlying contractual algorithm patterns that respectively cover different classes of financial products that each Contract Type pattern is able to express.

The following table provides an overview and description of the various ACTUS Contract Types as represented in the Taxonomy above, together with a reference to some of the real-world financial contracts which each Contract Type covers.