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Great CDS primer from JPMorgan – Sober Look

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Sober Look. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. Folks a JPMorgan did a tremendous job putting together this credit default swaps lecture. If you are interested in the topic, this is a great primer. Enjoy. Derivatives workshop Wall Street Examiner Disclosure: Lee Adler, The Wall Street…

IMF: Evidence does not support the ban on naked SCDS purchases – Sober Look

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Sober Look. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. As discussed back in September (see post), the hysteria over sovereign CDS (SCDS) within the European Commission and other governing organizations has been completely overblown. Sovereign CDS has been more of a “canary in a coal mine”, while…

Corporate CDS tightens to multi-year lows; bonds lag- Sober Look

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Sober Look. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. US corporate CDS are tightening to new lows, as the Fed continues to pump liquidity into the market. The JPMorgan CDX indices which measure spreads for the “on-the-run” CDX (and include rolling into the most current series) are…