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Derivatives white papers

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Risk Library provides derivatives white papers which consider current issues and thinking, market conditions and how derivatives can be used to their best effect.

In Business, a derivative is a form of contract where its value is derived from the value of underlying assets. Derivatives can be used to both hedge risk and for speculation. The most common types of derivatives are futures, options, forwards and swaps.

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How Transparency in German Combined Heat & Power (CHP) Plant Production Impacts Trading

Company: Genscape International, Inc.

In this paper, Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Commodities | Published: 10 April 2014 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 2

Margin calling—Is your VaR methodology ready for initial margin on uncleared derivatives?

Company: IBM Business Analytics

In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives. The revised “near-final” draft of requirements would be phased in from 2015 to 2019, impacting the largest entities first, with the VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Credit Derivatives | Published: 19 March 2014 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 9

Evolution for efficiency: Active Collateral Management

Company: IBM Business Analytics

Through centuries of financial innovation, experimentation, and standardization, dependable collateral has been consistently used to effectively mitigate the credit risk of financial transactions. VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Credit Risk | Published: 17 March 2014 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 2

The optimization of everything: OTC derivatives, counterparty credit risk and funding

Company: IBM Business Analytics

The global financial crisis has created much excitement over counterparty credit risk (CCR) and, in recognition of this, banks have been improving their practices around CCR. Download this white paper to find out more. VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Credit Risk | Published: 10 March 2014 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 11

Tomorrow’s Corporate Treasury

Company: OpenLink

Implementation schedules have slipped and VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Interest Rate Derivatives | Published: 20 January 2014 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 4

An introduction to the Russell UK Mid 150 Index

Company: Russell Investments

This paper describes the current state of UK mid-cap indexing and gives an overview of how the Russell UK Mid 150 Index will help provide larger capacity, quicker trading than of existing products in the marketplace. VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Structured Products | Published: 11 December 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 2

Controlled Chaos: Managing the Uncertainties of Renewables in Europe

Company: OpenLink

Producers, system operators and traders in power markets are facing multidimensional challenges in forecasting, optimization, trading, risk management and structural changes caused by the rise of renewables in the European power grid. VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Commodities | Published: 05 December 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 2

Getting to a New Transparency in Netback

Company: OpenLink

Internal and external pressures are causing chief financial officers, chief operating officers and other executives at oil and gas explorationand production(E&P) companies to spotlight the way they are calculating netback pricing and royalties to the owners of the energy sources. VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Commodities | Published: 05 December 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 1

Collateral management survey 2013

Company: BNY Mellon

Insurance Risk’s second collateral management survey in conjunction with BNY Mellon finds more insurers are taking steps to prepare for new derivatives regulation, but concerns about collateral availability are mounting VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Credit Derivatives | Published: 19 November 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 19

An introduction to the survival guide to commodity investing and trading

Company: Risk Books

Stinson Gibner brings two decades’ worth of experience to Commodity Investing and Trading and discusses all aspects of the commodity markets, from fundamentals to how best to invest and trade in them. VIEW SUMMARY

Category: Commodities | Published: 22 October 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 1

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