Barclays Capital has added cross-currency basis swaps to its Barx platform via Bloomberg. Users are now able to instantly click-and-trade Yen/$, £/$ and Yen/£ cross-currency basis swaps for one-to-30-year benchmark maturities during European trading hours.
- Fitch Ratings has placed 40 tranches from 15 public collateralised debt obligations (CDOs) and 33 tranches from 24 private CDOs on negative rating watch. The total exposure of these rated transactions is EUR1.27 billion. Fitch has rated 1