Credit Derivatives Boot Camp

Tuesday, June 26, 2007

About

Understand the Essential Fundamental of your Credit Derivatives Transactions….

Credit is notorious for being the most troublesome of the financial risks to deal with. The application of new products and documentation to credit risk has resulted in making credit derivatives a rapidly expanding market segment with a high rate of growth and new products being introduced annually.

ACI’s publication from out Credit Derivatives Boot Camp will guide you through the characteristics and mechanics of credit derivative products transactions. It focuses on:

  • Asking the right questions when documenting credit derivatives
  • Understanding the purpose and intent of the trade in order to make the right elections
  • Flagging potential risks that are no in line with your company policy or market practice
  • Avoiding documenting in a vacuum without full knowledge of the transaction
  • Becoming comfortable with assessing credit risk
  • Documenting full and partial terminations
And so much more!

Contents & Contributors

About

Understand the Essential Fundamental of your Credit Derivatives Transactions….

Credit is notorious for being the most troublesome of the financial risks to deal with. The application of new products and documentation to credit risk has resulted in making credit derivatives a rapidly expanding market segment with a high rate of growth and new products being introduced annually.

ACI’s publication from out Credit Derivatives Boot Camp will guide you through the characteristics and mechanics of credit derivative products transactions. It focuses on:

  • Asking the right questions when documenting credit derivatives
  • Understanding the purpose and intent of the trade in order to make the right elections
  • Flagging potential risks that are no in line with your company policy or market practice
  • Avoiding documenting in a vacuum without full knowledge of the transaction
  • Becoming comfortable with assessing credit risk
  • Documenting full and partial terminations
And so much more!

Contents & Contributors

UNDERSTANDING KEY TERMS IN CREDIT DEFAULT SWAPS
Vincent Basulto, Office Of The General Counsel
Sherri Venokur, Strrook & Strook & Lavan

USING CREDIT DEFAULT SWAPS IN STRUCTURED FINANCE TRANSACTIONS
Stephen Kruft, Swiss Re
Jamila Smoot, Morgan Stanley

DOCUMENTING CREDIT DERIVATIVES
Robin Powers, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

OVERCOMING CREDIT DERIVATIVE SETTLEMENT AND CONFIRMATION OBSTACLES
Sarah Nickerson, Banc of America Securities

PROPERTY INDEX DERIVATIVES
David Felsenthal, Clifford Chance

SYNTHETIC CDO PRODUCT OVERVIEW
David Perry, Calyon



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