The Bond Market Association Municipal Swap Index
- Index-linked muni swaps. // Bond Buyer;01/26/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30317, p30
Presents rates of municipal swaps in the United States as of January 23, 1998.
- N.J. Considers Hiring Firm for School-Construction Swap Plan. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;11/26/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31521, p1
Reports that New Jersey is considering hiring a politically connected Pennsylvania financial advisor to devise a multi-billion dollar forward swap plan for the state's school construction bond program as of November 2002. Consideration of the pros and cons of a forward swap of the school...
- Slower growth foreseen for swaps. // American Banker;2/7/94, Vol. 159 Issue 25, p22
No abstract available.
- OTC derivatives positions increase 37% in '96. // Pensions & Investments;3/31/1997, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p52
Focuses on the growth of over-the-counter derivatives in Australia, by 37 percent in 1996. Details on data complied by International Swaps and Derivatives Association.
- Getting out of a swap. Bensman, Miriam // Treasury & Risk Management;Mar/Apr95, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p40
Discusses ways for companies to withdraw from a swap deal. Termination of contract; Assigning the contract to another counterparty offering a better price; Neutralizing the swap by arranging a mirror transaction.
- Index-linked muni swaps. // Bond Buyer;05/18/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30395, p32
Presents a chart showing rates of index-linked municipal swaps in the United States as of May 15, 1998.
- CDS: Peru's Turn To Outperform Colombia. // Emerging Markets Monitor;12/20/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 36, p12
This article presents a comparison of the performance of credit default swaps (CDS) markets in Colombia and Peru in 2010.
- Libor swap yield curve. // American Banker;1/31/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 20, p22
Presents the London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) for swaps ranging from 3 months to 10 years.
- New Jersey Bids $2.5 Billion In Swaps, With Eye on Schools. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;4/14/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31614, p1
Reports on the plans of New Jersey to bid $2.5 billion in forward swaps starting on April 17 and 18, 2003. Purpose of the plans; Pricing of bonds by the state; Companies bidding for the swaps; Co-manager of the state's bids.