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CDS

abbreviation for CRIMINAL DEFENCE SERVICE.
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Morgan Global Credit Volatility Premium Index UCITS ETF tracks the difference between realised and implied volatility in the markets for credit default swap (CDS) index options.
For those reasons, Kamakura puts 100% weight on traded corporate bond prices in their analytics and zero weight on the credit default swap market.
Five- year credit default swaps insuring Qatari debt declined nine basis points since December 1 to 57 basis points at 12:38pm in Doha, according to data provider CMA.
As credit default swaps (CDS) are normally taken out on debt which has a high likelihood of failing, CDS data can be a good indicator of the level of risk in the market.
Berkshire sells protection against the default of states, towns and cities using credit default swaps. In these contracts the company would be required to reimburse its counterparty for debt losses in the event of a municipal bankruptcy.
First, this Comment outlines the basics of the credit default swap, discusses the relationship between the credit-default-swap market and the financial crisis of 2008, and describes the way Dodd-Frank addresses the systemic problems that credit default swaps cause.
Whether it's the Credit Default Swap rates on sovereign state debt and bank debt in the UK, the Eurozone or America, things are getting shaky.
The authors believe that the credit default swap (CDS) market, a huge but still somewhat obscure sector, offers a valuable and much-needed alternative tool for measuring credit risk and risk trends.
"So far, with the drop in 5-year credit default swap spreads for Greece, the EU can keep its wallet in its pocket; however, if those credit default swap spreads increase again, the EU will soon be forced to put its money where its mouth is to convey to the market just how serious it is," said O'Hare.
Insurance companies too found their capital reserves diminished right at the time they had to pay buyers of or post collateral for credit default swaps. The rescue (establishment of a conservatorship) for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in September 2008 potentially triggered credit default swap contracts with notional value exceeding $1.2 trillion.
This other form is a credit default swap. Yes, the device that helped blow up Wall Street.
He also details what happens in the credit default swap market when a bankruptcy occurs and provides down-to-earth advice for both traders and investors in a variety of areas, including the significance of the delivery option, how to navigate a squeeze, which note is cheapest to deliver, and a fair-value means for pricing the delivery option.

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