Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS)
With the growing popularity of the different classes of high-tech, on-the-go electronic gadgets, it is predicted that the pattern of gathering investment product information and reaching investment decisions...
The past two years have seen a reduction in risk appetite from investors, with clients reverting to less complex payoffs. However, while payoff variety has contracted, creation of new underlying indexes...
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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It is now generally accepted that banks should use a different pricing methodology depending on whether a derivatives trade is collateralised or non-collateralised. Specifically, dealers are now using overnight indexed swaps to discount the present value...
The inflation market has had a challenging 18 months since the collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008. In the immediate aftermath, banks sold inflation-linked bonds that had been used to hedge swaps as part of a general reduction of balance sheets,...
The Royal Bank of Scotland discusses the development of a series of indexes called the RICI® EnhancedSM Series. These indexes aim to avoid the negative roll yield in benchmark commodity indexes with lower volatility and optimised performance
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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