THAILAND: RISK SUMMARY
- Thailand Leaves Rates On Hold. // Emerging Markets Monitor;4/26/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p5
Reports on the decision of the Bank of Thailand to hold interest rates as of April 26, 2004. Reasons for the increase in inflation rate; Increase in core inflation; Forecast on the economic expansion of Thailand for the year 2004.
- The Bank of Thailand cut. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;3/12/2015, pA02
The article reports on the reduction in the interest rates by 25 basis points by the Bank of Thailand.
- Interest Rates To Remain On Hold In 2011. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jan2011, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p5
The article presents the journal's outlook concerning Bank of Thailand's decision to hold interest rates at 1.5 percent. It states that the unchanged rates suggested that the central bank may be concerned that further increase will put upward pressure on the Thai baht. It adds that a weak global...
- Thailand: Rates Rise, More To Come. // Emerging Markets Monitor;7/21/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 16, p11
The article reports on the decision of the Bank of Thailand (BoT) to increase its benchmark interest rate to 3.50 percent on July 16, 2008. The bank claimed that higher inflation expectations could possibly keep pressures elevated for a while. Furthermore, the bank said the attendant problems of...
- Fixed Income Strategy: Rate Cuts On The Horizon. // Emerging Markets Monitor;1/23/2012, Vol. 17 Issue 40, p10
The article shows economic developments Asian countries. The Asian regional money supply growth fell to 11 percent annually in November 2011 due to rising commodity prices, where signs of cash supply drops were reported in China and Indonesia. Monetary easing occurred in the continent as it was...
- THE EFFECT OF INTEREST RATE OPTIONS HEDGING ON TERM-STRUCTURE DYNAMICS. Kambhu, John; Mosser, Patricia C. // Economic Policy Review (19320426);Dec2001, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p51
Examines the influence of interest rate options hedging on term-structure dynamics. Risk of market liquidity; Implications for risk management and policy; Conclusion.
- Duration and Convexity for Assessing Interest Rate Risk. Richie, Nivine F.; Mautz Jr., R. David; Sackley, William H. // Bank Accounting & Finance (08943958);Feb/Mar2010, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p25
The article explains the use of duration analysis and convexity analysis for assessing interest rate risk. In duration analysis, factors to consider to determine the period when an asset is collected or a liability is repaid are maturity, average life, weighted-average life and Macaulay...
- BoT Rate Hikes Coming To An End. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jun2011, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p1
Then article reports on the impact of the increase in interest rates of the Bank of Thailand (BoT). It states that the growing core in consumer price inflation (CPI) and growth in money supply remain a discomfort for the BoT which revisits the end-2011 policy rate forecast at three percent. Two...
- Ask a casualty actuary. Sherman, Richard E. // Business Insurance;2/13/95, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p15
Focuses on risk management guidelines to protect loss reserves from interest-rate increases as in the case of the problem in Orange County, California. Steps to take if interest rates move up by two percent above the prevailing level; Interest rate increase by fifty percent above the prevailing...