NEW YORK, Sept 4- A Manhattan federal judge said on Thursday that investors may pursue a lawsuit accusing 12 major banks of violating antitrust law by fixing prices and restraining competition in the roughly $21 trillion market for credit default swaps.» Read More
LONDON, Aug 15- The final list of securities that can be delivered into the credit auction to settle credit default swaps linked to the Republic of Argentina may not be published until a day before Thursday's auction, adding to uncertainty over the final recovery price.
NEW YORK, Aug 13- The International Swaps and Derivatives Association will hold an auction on August 21 to settle credit default swaps referencing Argentine debt. The 15- member committee has determined a list of securities that will be deliverable into the auction, including some of Argentina's Par 2038, Discount 2033 and Global 2017 notes.
NEW YORK, Aug 13- The International Swaps and Derivatives Association will hold an auction on August 21 to settle Argentina's outstanding credit default swaps. The auction will determine the payout that holders of protection on Argentine debt will receive as a result of the sovereign's default on July 30.
NEW YORK, Aug 1- The International Swaps and Derivatives Association on Friday declared Argentina in default, which could trigger payments worth up to USD1bn on credit default swaps.
The ISDA on Friday effectively declared Argentina in default, which could trigger payments worth up to $1 billion on credit default swaps.
NEW YORK, Aug 1- The International Swaps and Derivatives Association on Friday effectively declared Argentina in default, setting in motion a process that could trigger payments worth up to USD1bn on credit default swaps.
NEW YORK, July 31- The International Swaps and Derivatives Association has agreed to consider whether a credit event has occurred on Argentina's credit default swap contracts, according to its website.
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NEW YORK, July 31- The International Swaps and Derivatives Association has received its first request to consider whether a credit event has occurred on Argentina's credit default swap contracts, according to the ISDA website.
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NEW YORK, May 14- Emerging market credit default swap trading volumes surged 93 percent in the first quarter as investors scrambled to protect fixed-income portfolios because of the crisis unfolding between Ukraine and Russia.
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