CDS Volumes Declined in First Half: BIS

13 Nov 2008

For the first time since it began keeping records four years ago, the Bank for International Settlements has recorded a decline in the notional amounts outstanding of credit default swap contracts.

For the first time since it began keeping records four years ago, the Bank for International Settlements has recorded a decline in the notional amounts outstanding of credit default swap contracts. According to BIS, there was 1% drop in volume in the first half of this year, compared ...

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