International Swaps and Derivatives Association


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International Swaps and Derivatives Association

A professional organization for traders in swaps and other derivatives. It serves as a lobbying group for the profession with the United States government, and sets uniform practices for members. Importantly, it writes and periodically updates the ISDA Master Agreement, which is a standardized contract for OTC derivatives. It maintains its headquarters in New York City.
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The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) has published a new analysis of the over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives market based on year-end statistics published by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and LCH.
For example, municipal derivatives transactions are typically documented using globally recognized documentation published by the International Swaps and Derivatives Association.
Between 1987 and 2002, the amount of outstanding currency and interest rate swaps and options increased from $865 billion to nearly $100 trillion, according to the International Swaps and Derivatives Association.
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The International Swaps and Derivatives Association has issued a review of collateral management practices that draws lessons from collateral managers' experiences during the LTCM episode and other recent periods of market volatility.
To curb our legal risks, we execute International Swaps and Derivatives Association master agreements with many institutions, both those we're currently working with and those we think we'll use later.
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NEW YORK -- The International Association of Credit Portfolio Managers, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, and the Risk Management Association today announced the results of the 2002 Survey of Credit Portfolio Management Practices.
Partly in response to concerns that Board members and other regulators expressed about prospects for implementation, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) recently announced a set of new initiatives to foster adoption of the report's recommendations by derivatives users.
The other five trade associations are the American Bankers Association, the Bankers Roundtable, the Futures Industry Association, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, and the Public Securities Association.
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