PLAIN/INSURED GO YIELD CURVES FOR JAN. 27, 2006
- Financial derivatives: Applications and policy issues. Sangha, Balvinder S. // Business Economics;Jan1995, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p46
Discusses the development and applications of financial derivatives and the associated policy issues. History and evolution of derivatives; Size of the market; Derivative instruments; Uses; Policy issues.
- Derivatives: A board briefing. Seeger, Charles M. // Corporate Board;Jul/Aug94, Vol. 15 Issue 87, p11
Reports on financial derivatives as risk shifting instruments. Use of derivatives to offset price volatilities and reduce total risks; Derivative tools; Requirements of market risk measurements; Tasks to be performed by directors in evaluating derivatives; Interview with forum participants on...
- The baby and the bath water. Heidtke, Brian // Treasury & Risk Management;Sep/Oct94, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p8
Discusses the need for increased awareness and education as safeguards for protecting losses in investments in derivative instruments. Advice for financial institutions; Task for the accounting profession; Need to address capital adequacy rules for financial institutions.
- The medium-term note market comes of age. Bobsin, Janet L. // Treasury & Risk Management;Jan/Feb96, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p6
Focuses on medium-term notes (MTN) as a financial instrument in the United States. Placement of MTNs by investment houses and banks; Greater liquidity and lower risk level for investors as a result of increased trading of MTNs; Securities and Exchange Commission's jurisdiction over MTNs.
- Nota bene on notes. Marshall, Jeffrey // U.S. Banker;Oct94, Vol. 104 Issue 10, p14
Reports on the warnings issued by various United States federal agencies regarding the dangers that could be encountered by banks in structured notes. Failure of several banks to study the structured notes market and the cash-flow risks of the notes; Fleet Financial Group's problems with...
- EM Debt Trading Has a Record Q3. S.H. // High Yield Report;11/26/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 45, p7
Reports on the state of emerging market debt instruments trading in Latin America. Trading volumes in Argentina, Brazil and Turkey; Demand for Mexico's debt instruments.
- French conduits to become more accommodating. N.C. // Asset Securitization Report;6/16/2003, Vol. 3 Issue 24, p22
Reports on the possibility of an overhaul of the holding limit imposed by the French conduit market on institutional investor holdings of short-term instruments issued outside France. Investor base of French conduits; Buying opportunities for European commercial paper.
- Deja vu on derivatives. // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;6/13/94, Vol. 98 Issue 24, p18
Editorial. Criticizes derivatives. Government regulations; Growth of the industry; Taxpayer bailout; Risks posed of collaterized mortgage obligation on life insurers' surplus; Credit risks from derivatives; Their role in managing risks; Types; Forwards; Futures; Options; Swaps.
- Economic Value Added (EVA). Dodd, James L.; Shimin Chen // Arkansas Business & Economic Review;Winter97, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p1
Focuses on the financial instrument called Economic Value Added (EVA) in the United States. Definition of EVA; Advantages of the use of EVA; Association of the earnings level with the changes in the stock returns with EVA.