Us inflation options
US inflation markets have been through some major events in 2012, including the launch of open-ended quantitative easing and knock-on effects from the forced unwind of Greek asset swaps. Against a backdrop...
There continues to be uncertainty about the direction of US inflation, particularly given the latest attempts by the Federal Reserve to stimulate growth, known as Operation Twist. This uncertainty is encouraging...
Inflation desks experienced two extremes in 2010. The market was initially driven by fears about an economic slowdown and Japanese-style deflationary scenario in the US, as well as the escalating sovereign...
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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The inflation derivatives market in the US has recently seen a surge in activity, with high-profile trades from North American insurer Fairfax and US investment manager Pimco. Is this the catalyst for further growth? In a forum convened by Risk and sponsored...
A number of insurance companies and pension funds have bought 0% floors this year amid concerns about deflation. One high-profile trade has received particular attention, encouraging other market players to express their views. But the focus could be...
The inflation market has had a challenging few months. In particular, many dealers were hurt by short positions in 0% inflation floors, causing sizeable losses for some firms. Sponsored by BGC Partners, Risk convened a panel of major inflation dealers...
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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