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Credit Default Swap In Forex Market

The credit default swap (Credit event/default swap, CDS) is an agreement according to which the buyer of a swap pays to the seller the stipulated award for opportunity to get profit if the credit agreement provided with this swap isn’t extinguished or in case of other caused event. 214 more words


Credit Default Swap

A Credit Default Swap (CDS) is a derivative contract between two parties, a credit protection buyer and credit protection seller, in which the buyer makes a series of cash payments to the seller and receives a promise of compensation for credit losses resulting from the default of a reference entity.

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Missed Connections

The red fedora at Waterloo Station

You were dashing through Waterloo station when your hat fell off. I picked it up before it got trampled. Was it just me? 452 more words


Bond and equity investors in stare-down over Europe

Equity market jitters over the future of the European Union are not universally shared by credit investors with the cost of insuring against a bond default by a number of member states remaining on a downtrend. 238 more words

How MF GLOBAL Failed

Not many people know about the convictions behind how MF global failed. This is how the destruction process works @ Wall Street and MF Global bankruptcy was one of the example of it. 267 more words

Financial Crisis

Argentina Defaults

Who could have seen this coming? Has Argentina turned defaulting into an art-form ?

So the Argentina’s second default this century is finally done. Referring to Bloomberg, by defaulting today, Argentina may trigger bondholders claims of as much as $29 billion — equal to all its foreign-currency reserves. 292 more words

Credit Default Swap

Credit Default Swaps

Credit Default Swaps (CDS) are the most widely used type of credit derivative and a powerful force in the world markets. The first CDS contract was introduced by JP Morgan in 1995. 636 more words

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