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Friday, 26 May 2017

Credit Derivatives

DTCC eyes Q1 2018 for blockchain CDS reporting

IFR 2184 20 May to 26 May 2017

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation plans to go live in the first quarter of 2018 with its blockchain-driven platform for credit default swaps reporting.

Citi sign

Citigroup launches 'credit VIX'

IFR 2184 20 May to 26 May 2017

Citigroup has launched a credit equivalent of Wall Street’s “fear gauge” that is intended to provide an accurate metric for risk aversion in the asset class.

DTCC office

DERIVATIVES-DTCC on track for Q1 2018 blockchain CDS reporting

19 May 2017

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation plans to go live in the first quarter of 2018 with its blockchain-driven platform for credit default swaps reporting.

DERIVATIVES-Citigroup launches "credit VIX"

16 May 2017

Citigroup has launched a credit equivalent of Wall Street’s “fear gauge” that is intended to provide an accurate metric for risk aversion in the asset class.

Dealers prepare for CDS revival

IFR 2181 29 April to 5 May 2017

Credit derivatives could be set to reverse a decade of contraction, despite a slow start to the year that has seen traded credit default swap notionals fall by almost a quarter.

Becton Dickinson bonds widen on Bard deal

24 April 2017

Bonds of US medical equipment supplier Becton Dickinson widened sharply on Monday amid concerns its ratings will fall to junk status after announcing a US$24bn acquisition of CR Bard.