Second-quarter start date slated by the Japan-based clearing house
Over $600 billion in index CDS volume switches to new venue where dealers guarantee liquidity to each other
This paper introduces a model framework for dynamic credit rating processes. Our framework aggregates ordinal rating information stemming from a variety of rating sources. The dynamic of the consensus...
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In this issue of The Journal of Credit Risk we present three full-length research papers and one technical report. The issue's first paper, "Debt structure, market value of firm and recovery rate", is by Min Qi and Xinlei Zhao. In this paper the authors...
Dealers worry about the impact on liquidity unless single-name and index trades can be margined together
Lance Uggla, chief executive of Markit, pauses a moment and opens a door: “You should see this,” he says. It’s impossible to know what lies behind that door, but the financial information services company Uggla founded with four former colleagues...
Basel III allows contingent credit default swaps (CCDSs) to be used as a mitigant when calculating credit value adjustment. Advocates of CCDSs hope that will give the market some momentum – but others say the product will continue to suffer from a shortage...
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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