Statistics

DERIVATIVE STATISTICS ISDA released the derivative statistics report for 1Q15. Click here to read the publication, get market stats, and read the trade organizations writers’ view of the quarter ahead. DERIVATIVES TO-DO LIST FOR 2016 Two pieces which outline the work ahead of us in 2016: The Impact of Compression...

1Q15 ISDA SURVEY It’s May 2015, almost 8 ½ years since the Great Credit Crisis began, and the ISDA has released their 1Q15 survey of market participants. With the Dodd-Frank bills having been passed, procedures have been implemented and processes have changed. RESPONDENTS The survey includes 376 respondents....

By January 2015, China overtakes the US as the world’s largest economy, with China producing $17.6 trillion versus the US producing $17.4 trillion. Compare this to 2004 when China produced 1/3 of the United States. Financial Times estimates China accounts for 16.5% of the global economy,...