Counterparties

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Counterparties

The parties on either side of an interest rate swap or a currency, equity or commodity swap, or to an options or futures position.

Counterparties

The persons or institutions engaging in a transaction. That is, the buyer and the seller of a good are the counterparties to the sale of that good. While it could apply to any transaction, the term is most common when referring to the counterparties of a swap.
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With this newly launched system, the stage is set for future improvements concerning post-trade clearing and settlement services and migrating to a Delivery Verses Payment (DVP) system of settlement and a Central Counter Party (CCP) system.
This will facilitate movement of cash and securities from investors between two countries, with the counter party risk handled by both exchanges, providing the investors with arbitrage opportunities.
It's an "agency agreement", whereby the counter party or the bank itself (in case of borrowing of funds) provides an estimated profit rate of return, and the recipient can cancel the transaction in the event the prospective profit rate is not as the expected rate of return, and therefore then demanding the return of the funds with the accrued profit amount.
com, a new Crypto-Property CrowdSale platform running on the Counter Party protocol.
better terms than those available on the open market, reduced transaction costs, and the assurance that a counter party will be available for a proposed trade), the DOL still has some concerns about the protection of plan assets from fiduciary abuses.
Triple Point Technology, the leading global supplier of cross-industry software platforms for the supply, trading, marketing and movement of commodities, announced today that Commerce Energy Group (AMEX: EGR) will deploy Triple Point's Commodity XL(TM) next-generation software solution to manage its physical and financial supply transactions, risk management, and counter party invoicing and settlement for power and natural gas markets in North America.
Dubai: Standard & Poor's Ratings Services yesterday said it had lowered its long- and short-term counter party credit ratings on Dubai Islamic Bank to A-/A-2 from A/A-1 and revised its outlook on the bank to negative from stable.
The remaining counter party alleges a right to terminate its gold hedge contract with Yandal before its respective maturity, based on the alleged occurrence of an early termination event under the contract.
Counter party risk on reinsurance recoverables remains low, as the company uses highly rated reinsurers and the French State as its retrocessionaires.
At the same time, YBCL intends to offer to acquire all of the gold hedge obligations owed by Yandal to counter party banks.
We encourage the publication of new ideas on measuring, managing and hedging counter party credit risk, credit risk transfer techniques, liquidity risk and extreme credit events.
In six detailed modules the workbook shows you what stress testing is examines why it is necessary details the methodology and mathematics of stress testing and explains how to apply stress testing to market risk and derivatives and also to operational, credit and counter party risk.