Payments on $84 trillion market rely on forward rates but industry’s chosen fallback is backward looking
The way Singapore’s swap rate is calculated must change if Libor disappears after 2021
Staff at the New York Fed are working on a series of backward-looking averages
Respondents blame low industry preparedness on lack of standardisation in treatment of fallbacks
Derivatives-based methods for constructing curve challenging amid negative rate environment
Risk Awards 2019: A glimpse of the future? Quant uses ML to model term structure and crunch margin costs
Forward-looking one-, three- and six-month Sonia rates to be based on Ice futures data
Amid widespread expectation that Libor will soon be discontinued, questions are being asked around whether the transitioning towards risk-free rates will prove too onerous to achieve. Christopher Dias, principal, advisory, at KPMG, explores whether the…
New ECB rate may appear only months before rules bar use of Eonia and Euribor
Swaps users can avoid repapering before BMR deadline but may face basis risks
As pressure builds in the search for a new rate, some non-EU banks are looking at ways of keeping the existing one alive
All pricing, risk and valuation models will need to be changed to reflect the new rate
Working group hears end of Euribor by 2020 would threaten financial stability
Standard Chartered quant proposes machine-learning technique to better capture rate dynamics
Quant speaks of collaboration with Nasa and machine-learning algos for yield curves
Does the impact of exchange-traded funds flows on commodities prices involve stockpiling as a signature? An empirical investigation
This paper examines the relation between the flows into the three main commodity index exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and the prices, inventory and term structure of four energy and twelve US-traded agricultural contracts.
Regulator also sees no clear favourite in array of Ibor fallback approaches
Smoothing algorithms by constrained maximum likelihood: methodologies and implementations for Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review stress testing and International Financial Reporting Standard 9 expected credit loss estimation
In this paper, the author proposes smoothing algorithms that are based on constrained maximum likelihood for rating-level PD and for rating migration probability.
In this paper, the authors study the dynamics of Chicago Board Options Exchange volatility index (VIX) futures and exchange-traded notes (ETNs)/exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
In this paper, performance attribution is extended to an enterprise level based on the keel model. The keel model introduced here is applied to the problem of attributing enterprise value changes to various risk factors.
This paper proposes a tractable quadratic programming formulation for calculating the equilibrium term structure of electricity prices.
Applying kriging to extract smooth curves from energy futures prices