Behind The Mask
- Banks Rely on Credit Derives to Hedge Loans, But Regionals Lag. Hintze, John // Bank Loan Report;2/25/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p1
Discusses the utilization of credit derivatives and hedge loans by U.S. banks.
- CREDIT DERIVATIVES HIT A SNAG. Hackett, John // U.S. Banker;Aug2001, Vol. 111 Issue 8, p30
Focuses on the decline of the notional value of credit derivatives among banks in the United States. Employment of derivatives to hedge risk in loan portfolio; Assistance in meeting regulatory capital requirements; Assessment on the activities in credit derivatives confined in banks.
- Credit Derivatives: An Overview for US Banks. Poorman, Fred A. // Bank Accounting & Finance (08943958);Dec2002, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p9
Discusses the potential use of credit derivatives by U.S. banks to manage their credit-risk exposure and employ their economic capital as of 2002. Discussion on the market convention of referring to the seller counterparty of credit derivatives as a seller of credit protection; Concept of...
- ABA Newsletter. Lunt, Penny // ABA Banking Journal;Dec92, Vol. 84 Issue 12, p83
Focuses on the plan of the banks to open the business loans in the U.S. Improvement of the business credit; Importance of bank customers; Developments of the marketing strategy.
- Fewer banks tightening loan terms, the fed says. Seiberg, Jaret // American Banker;2/9/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 26, p1
Highlights a United States survey which indicates an end to the tightening of commercial credit standards that began with 1998 global financial crisis. Data from the US Federal Reserve Board; Percentage of banks that tightened underwriting standards for large and middle market borrowers in...
- Synchronizing Culture and Priorities. // Community Banker;Mar2009, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p23
An excerpt from an article which appeared on the "Commercial Insights" e-bulletin of the American Bankers Association (ABA) about banks' credit culture, is presented.
- SNC Data Show Gains in Quality. Davenport, Todd // American Banker;9/11/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 175, p1
U.S. Federal bank regulators on Wednesday confirmed an industry wide stabilization of commercial credit quality and offered compelling evidence that the credits will not dampen earnings for the remainder of this year and next as they did the past two years. The shared national credit exam,...
- Training Download for New Generation of Commercial Lenders. Stewart, Jackie // Origination News;Nov2014, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p1
The article reports that banks in the U.S. are providing training to their commercial lenders with focus on credit quality and to meet demand for loans and talented loan officers, and also presents the statement of Rex Beach, founder of Shockproof Training, which provides commercial credit training.
- Bank Relying on Credit Derivs to Hedge Loans, But Regional Banks Lagging. Hintze, John // High Yield Report;2/25/2002, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p7
Focuses on the reliance of banks to credit derivatives for hedge loans in the U.S. Optimism of Enron and Kmart to credit derivatives for the premiums; Performance of premiums on credit default swaps; Increase of volume and trade in several transactions by credit derivatives.