Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC) and Deutsche Bank have launched a managed synthetic investment-grade collateralised debt obligation (CDO) transaction worth $1 billion. 'OCBC global investment grade CDO 1' went on sale this week.
Rajiv Baruah has joined ABN Amro in Singapore as a derivatives marketer in the Asia debt markets origination group.
Neehal Shah, global head of foreign exchange options at Deutsche Bank, has transferred from London to New York to assume the title of head of foreign exchange trading, North America.
A surge in interest rate swaps drove a global increase in the over-the-counter derivatives market of 20% over the first half of this year, according to figures released today by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).
ABN Amro has hired two foreign exchange derivatives marketing managers in the latest stage of its ongoing derivatives business expansion.
Connecticut-based fund of hedge funds K2 Advisors has hired Maarten Nederlof as a managing director for product development.
Bond and credit default swaps index company iBoxx has launched a series of tradable instruments linked to single tranches of one of its credit default swap (CDS) indexes.
The credit derivatives market is set to hit $10 trillion in notional value within five years, with the number of actively traded credit default swaps set to double by 2007 to 600, according to Deutsche Bank’s global head of integrated credit trading...
Deutsche Bank will go live with foreign exchange options on its autobahnFX trading platform in January, in response to client demand, a bank official told RiskNews ' sister publication FX Week .
Deutsche Bank has reshuffled its global commodity management structure to boost its derivatives business and deal with increased business flows.
Deutsche Bank has launched standardised foreign exchange index contracts that track the performance of one currency against a basket of other currencies.
Pricing credit risk has come under scrutiny from central bankers in London, as increased competition for prime brokerage business has caused service fees to tumble.
Dan Almeida will begin in the newly created position of global head of foreign exchange sales at Deutsche Bank in London on September 2.
Deutsche Bank has signed up to use US-based Fair Isaac Blaze Decision System software to build an enterprise-wide credit decisioning and risk monitoring solution, the company announced this week.
HSBC has bolstered its structured products business in Asia, with the addition of new hires from three of its regional rivals, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan Chase.
Deutsche Bank has appointed Dan Almeida as global head of foreign exchange sales. In this newly created position, Almeida will be responsible for delivering Deutsche Bank's foreign exchange capabilities to all institutional and corporate clients.
Deutsche Bank is seeing increased foreign exchange business from its private clients following the recent appointment of David Bee in London, Risk's sister publication FX Week reports. Bee is working with Jim Turley, global head of forex in London,...
Major derivatives dealers say their systems coped well with yesterday’s power cuts in New York and report that trading is continuing as normal.
Deutsche Bank’s former deputy head of foreign exchange products development, Andrew Jacobs, is set to join his old boss, William McGhee, at Citigroup.
Deutsche Bank, which claims in promotional material to possess a foreign exchange options business that is “unsurpassed” by its competitors, has lost its head of foreign exchange products development William McGhee, and his deputy Andrew Jacobs. The...
Deutsche Bank has started a radical overhaul of its derivatives technology that, internally, it is calling its 'vision programme’ for derivatives. The bank has now entered the first six months of an ambitious three-year programme designed to overhaul...
Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (DrKW) has hired Dahai Wang as a vice-president in its sales and marketing team in Singapore.
Long praised as pioneers in the energy derivatives space, US energy firms are now looking to make their overall risk management practices more robust. And, as Paul Lyon discovers, these companies have several innovations up their sleeves, such as contract...
Marc Badrichani has joined Deutsche Bank in London as head of the corporate structuring group for Europe.