In practice, IFRS issuers provide less disclosure of notional values for credit derivatives
, as compared to companies under GAAP.
AIG admitted that some of the credit derivative
generally accepted accounting principles, credit derivatives
are generally required to be recognized as an asset or liability and measured at fair value, and the gain or loss resulting from the change in fair value must be recorded in earnings.
Being the underlying asset of synthetic securitizations, it is important to produce a basic taxonomy of credit derivative
Thus, traditional loan loss provisioning combined with investing provisions in default-free securities can duplicate the benefits of a credit derivative
. The difference is that the credit derivative
delivers cash flows on a just-in-time basis, while the provisioning strategy retains cash inventories.
The absence of credit derivatives
has restricted the development of China's financial markets," Gao said Monday a NAFMII report released July 23, the CDS pilot project will be a type of credit risk mitigation (CRM) contract or obligation.
Table 1 shows the credit derivative
breakdown by product type.
One of the "unintended consequences" Bair probably was not thinking about when she made that statement was the extent to which the easy money policy followed by the Federal Open Market Committee between 2000 and 2003 has created a vast speculative bubble in markets from real estate to credit derivatives
. Fact is, regulators, legislators, and even bankers themselves feel an increasing sense of urgency regarding Basel II, if for no other reason than there are so many other pressing issues requiring attention--issues which the delay of Basel II implementation in the United States has effectively blocked.
Credit events: Contrary to an insurance policy, the settlement of a credit derivative
is not triggered by an actual loss incurred by the protection buyer but by the occurrence of credit events previously agreed upon.
BGC's Financial Services offerings include fixed income securities, interest rate swaps, foreign exchange, equities, equity derivatives, credit derivatives
, commodities, futures, and structured products.
A series of money managers, including Omega Advisors and Och-Ziff Capital Management Group, had bought credit derivatives
on the SRAC unit, and wanted Sears Holdings to auction off normally worthless debt linked to the entity.