The Genie Is Out of the Bottle

O'Leary, Christopher
December 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;12/4/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 46, p21
Trade Publication
The article presents information related to credit derivatives. According to the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, the credit derivatives market's volume is up more than 109% year over year, with about $26 trillion in outstanding derivatives as of the first half of 2006. Credit derivatives have become one of the fastest-growing derivatives and most heavily traded and most complex securities on Wall Street.


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