Banks look to synthetic CDOs

New Angles

Several global banks are contemplating issuing synthetic securitisation products in Asia in the coming months to cater to a perceived increase in investor interest for structured credit products in the region.

French bank BNP Paribas plans to issue an arbitrage synthetic collateralised debt obligation (CDO) for the first time in Asia ex-Japan, while investment banks Merrill Lynch and Nomura International are also weighing up possibilities in the Asian synthetic market, according to officials

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: