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The starting point in structuring an Islamic financial risk management product should be an understanding of the commercial purpose of its conventional counterpart. For example, when structuring a profit rate swap, one must examine the use and structure of the basic interest rate swap. The interest rate swap is a hedging arrangement that is used to limit exposure to possible losses of expected income due to interest rate movements, and there is a similar demand for shariah -compliant products to limit exposure in Islamic investments where the profit, rent, or commission is linked in part to interest rate movements. One must also ...
assets and liabilities. They can also be used by speculators to replicate unfunded bond exposures to profit from changes in interest rates. Interest rate swaps are very popular and highly liquid instruments.
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How Goldman's Counterparty Valuation Adjustment (CVA) Desk Saved ...
net short AIG (or net long its CDS, depending how you look at it) via nearly 100 counterparties to the tune of just over $1.7 billion in net notional, after Chuck Grassley released several previously classified documents disclosing Goldman's CDS position as of September 15, 2008, the day of Lehman's bankruptcy. As Gretchen summarizes: "According to the document, Goldman held a total of $1.7 billion in insurance on A.I.G. from almost 90 institutions. Its exposure to A.I.G. at that time was $2.6 billion. Goldman bought most of the insurance from large foreign and domestic banks, including Credit Suisse ($310 ... market research, surveys and trends
“Anomaly – The True Architects of the Economic Crisis?” | Coupon ...
Those of you who followed Nouriel Roubini during the Asian Currency crisis over a decade ago* should have already recognized the similarity between that crisis and this one. Roubini was recently interviewed and gave his opinion:”The U.S. has been living in a situation of excesses for too long. Consumers ... market research, surveys and trends

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Harvard Swaps Are So Toxic Even Summers Won't Explain (Update3 ...
Dec. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Peter Shapiro, managing director of Swap Financial Group LLC, talks with Bloomberg's Betty Liu about Harvard University's loss of almost $1 billion on interest-rate swaps and possible actions the school may have taken to mitigate its losses. Shapiro also discusses the strategy which may have led the institution to invest in risky derivative investments. (This is an excerpt of the full interview. Source: Bloomberg) Dec. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Anne Phillips Ogilby , a bond attorney at one of Boston’s oldest law firms, on Oct. 31 last year relayed an urgent message from Harvard University, her ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Wall Street Stealth Lobby Defends $35 Billion Derivatives Haul ...
Aug. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Wall Street is suiting up for a battle to protect one of its richest fiefdoms, the $592 trillion over-the-counter derivatives market that is facing the biggest overhaul since its creation 30 years ago. Five U.S. commercial banks, including JPMorgan Chase & Co. , Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Bank of America Corp. , are on track to earn more than $35 billion this year trading unregulated derivatives contracts. At stake is how much of that business they and other dealers will be able to keep. “Business models of the larger dealers have such a paucity of opportunities for profit that they have to defend the ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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LCH.Clearnet Seeks U.S. Dominance in Rate-Swap Clearing Amid Rule Changes
the world’s largest derivatives clearinghouse, is gearing up to dominate U.S. interest-rate swap clearing as new financial rules threaten to break the decade-long hold banks have exerted on the market. “We see this as the battleground for the next two years,” Andrew McGuire, a vice president in the new U.S. office of the London-based company, said in an interview. “It’s very U.S.- focused.” LCH.Clearnet’s competition will be CME Group Inc. and International Derivatives Clearing Group LLC for clearing U.S. trades in the $349 trillion global interest-rate-swap market. LCH.Clearnet has since 1999 built its leading role in backing ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Chile Swap-Yield Increase Outpaces Brazil on Growth
July 14 (Bloomberg) -- Chilean traders are raising their expectations for interest-rate increases faster than in Brazil, driving the yield gap on the countries’ swaps to the smallest level since October. Yields on two-year interest-rate swaps for Chile surged 39 basis points, or 0.39 percentage point, in the past two months to 3.86 percent, pushing the difference with Brazil to an eight- month low of 804 basis points, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Chile’s swaps, which reflect traders’ views of future interest rates, jumped even as a flagging global recovery threatened to curb exports that account for ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

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PROFIT RATE SWAP By: Priya Uberoi, Senior Associate, Derivatives ...
PROFIT RATE SWAP. By: Priya Uberoi, Senior Associate, Derivatives and Structured Finance. Nick Evans, Trainee Solicitor, Derivatives and Structured Finance ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
How Swaps Work and Why Issuers Use Them
Apr 20, 2007 ... Note: Swap rate includes 26 bps cost of annual ... We believe in a fair, disclosed profit margin, agreed to by the client, in all negotiated ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
CHAPTER 14 - CURRENCY AND INTEREST RATE SWAPS
Dec 1, 2007 ... But the swap bank makes a profit by charging the U.S. MNC a rate of 6.10% for its debt in Germany for its subsidiary, and the bank makes ...
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ECB Loan - Interest rate swap and Currency Swap - period end ...
In case of an ECB (from a foreign holding company - by indian subsidiary)- Interest rate swap and currency swaps are entered with domestic banks. MTM is accounted at period end. However - do we need to still revalue the loan amount ? Location specific: Pune Area, India posted 2 months ago in Accounting , Derivatives Markets | Closed Share This At the period end/ cut off date, i do not think that you should revalue the original amount in relation to the hedge. The hedge and its instruments will have to be treated separately (see financial instruments-IFRS). posted 1 month ago Financial Services Professional see all my answers 1. ...
Why would a firm want to enter into an interest rate swap? How ...
A firm will enter into an interest rate swap when it wants to hedge against fluctuations in interest rates-known in the industry as interest rate risk. If you are a large corporation and you have recently borrowed $1M at a variable rate, then an increase in interest rates could have disastrous consequences for you, especially if you cannot even earn enough on your project to pay the interest on the loan. Of course, lower interest rates could also prevail, but as a manager you are not interested on gambling in the direction of rates-you just want to achieve your profit forecasts on the project. You might choose to use an interest ...