Counterparty credit risk
This paper introduces a technique for pricing and risk measurement of portfolios containing swaption contracts in the presence of counterparty credit risk, under general market model and volatility ...
Volume 18, Issue 1, 2014
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Counterparty credit risk (CCR), a key driver of the 2007-8 credit crisis, has become one of the main focuses of major global and US regulatory standards. Financial institutions invest large amounts of...
But concerns remain about effects on resolution and capital requirements
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