Essays about: "Interest Rate Swaps"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words Interest Rate Swaps.

  1. 1. Backtesting of simulated method for Counterparty Credit Risk

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för matematik och matematisk statistik

    Author : Love Lundström; Oscar Öhman; [2020]
    Keywords : Counterparty Credit Risk; Risk Factor; Monte Carlo Simulation; Quantitative Backtesting; Statistical Backtesting; OTC Derivative;

    Abstract : After the financial crisis of 2008 regulators found that the derivative market, where financial institutions traded OTC derivatives with each other, played a significantrole in triggering the crisis. This led to the emergence of Counterparty Credit Risk(CCR) which is used to measure the exposure banks have to their counterparties. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Swap Market Model with Local Stochastic Volatility

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Mohammed Benmakhlouf Andaloussi; [2019]
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    Abstract : Modeling volatility is an intricate part of all financial models and the pricing of derivative contracts. And while local volatility has gained popularity in equity and FX models, it remained neglected in interest rates models. READ MORE

  3. 3. Implementing and testing possible hedging strategies to minimise value fluctuations in a defaulted portfolio

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Gabriel Nilsson; [2019]
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    Abstract : A Central Counterparty (CCP) handles clearing between its members and can mutualise and reduce the counterparty and credit risk in a network. In the case of a clearing member defaulting on its obligations, the defaulted portfolio will be taken over by the CCP, which will attempt to close out the positions as quickly as possible. READ MORE

  4. 4. A study of the Basel III CVA formula

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    Author : Rickard Olovsson; Erik Sundberg; [2017-07-03]
    Keywords : Basel III; Credit Value Adjustment; Counterparty Credit Risk; Credit Default Swap; Interest Rate Swap; Piecewise Constant Default Intensity; Bootstrapping; Expected Exposure; Internal Model Method;

    Abstract : In this thesis we compare the official Basel III method for computing credit value adjustment (CVA) against a model that assumes piecewise constant default intensities for a number of both market and fictive scenarios. CVA is defined as the price deducted from the risk-free value of a bilateral derivative to adjust for the counterparty credit risk. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hedging Interest Rate Derivatives (Evidence from Swaptions) in a Negative Interest Rate Environment: : A comparative analysis of Lognormal and Normal Model

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Shedrack Lutembeka; [2017]
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    Abstract : This thesis is about hedging interest rate derivatives in a negative interest rate environment. The main focus is on doing a comparative analysis on how risk varies between Lognormal and Normal models. READ MORE