TITLE

Investment Banks Find Strength and Liquidity In Numbers

AUTHOR(S)
Sisk, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Jun2003, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on United States investment banks' improvement of its bond liquidity through shared platform. Investment banks' use of RiskMetrics Group's CreditGrades application, a quantitative analysis of equity-based default probabilities and credit spreads; Improvement in transparency and electronic trading in the bond markets; Motivation for investment banks to create tools for greater transparency.
ACCESSION #
9981897

 

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