China launched its version of the credit default swap market nearly 18 months ago – yet activity has almost ground to a halt due to a combination of inflexible rules, lack of standardisation, and ...
An auction to settle the Greek sovereign CDS goes smoothly, but some participants argue the documentation needs to be revisited
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