Credit Derivatives: Not Primarily a Hedge

September 2003
Investment Dealers' Digest;9/29/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 37, p10
Trade Publication
Cites the key findings of a market study by Fitch Ratings indicating that the boom in credit derivatives in 2003 is due largely to banks' trading, not hedging, in the U.S. Key issues of interest; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on investment dealers.


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