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Points up front: Cap wearer plays trump card in support of SRT23 days ago
Such has been the success of Donald Trump’s “make America great again” caps that structured credit folks have started sporting their own versions. Santander’s Jeremy Hermant has been seen in the streets of London proudly wearing a cap with the motto “make SRT great again”. Hermant works in the significant risk transfer team and tells Creditflux that he has been campaigning for SRTs for the past few years.
They said it: "I saw a CLO OM which ran 484 pages"1 month ago
At Creditflux’s Credit Dimensions event, JP Morgan’s Zaheen Mir argues that CSOs are simpler to understand than CLOs
They said it: I dedicated eight years of my life to it - so yes!5 months ago
European Banking Authority principal policy advisor Christian Moor is asked whether the creation of the Simple, Transparent & Standardised label has been worth the effort
You can’t time everything 100% correctly, but being too early can be a mistake6 months ago
ArrowMark's Kaelyn Abrell takes our credit quiz
Past returns: Citi kickstarts CSO market9 months ago
Five years ago in Creditflux, we reported on the revival of the synthetic CDO market, with Citi leading the push
Points up front: Creditflux makes significant SRT call9 months ago
They were once referred to as regulatory capital relief trades (or reg-cap trades), but now no one can agree on what to call them
Points up front: clickbait headlines? Us?10 months ago
Last month ABS specialist TwentyFour Asset Management wrote a blog titled, “The next crisis will begin with... clickbait headlines”. He's not referring to us, surely?
Past returns: secret CLO market11 months ago
Five years ago in Creditflux, we reported on the emergence of an inter-dealer market for CLOs
Points up front: super senior CSO investors wanted11 months ago
As part of a vibrant opening panel at Creditflux’s Credit Dimensions event in New York last month, we came tantalisingly close to issuing a managed CSO in front of a live audience (if you ignore formalities such as warehousing risk and sourcing single name CDS)
Past returns: Sell-off averted1 year ago
Ten years ago in Creditflux we reported on National Penn reclassifying its CDO investments from ‘available for sale’ to ‘hold to maturity’
Eleven years on and trups CDOs are still the best investment in credit1 year ago
Hildene's Brett Jefferson takes our credit quiz
Join the debate: most memorable moment in credit1 year ago
At Creditflux we’ve now produced 200 monthly magazines since Fishknife first came up with the idea of tracking the global credit markets in 2001). We asked several key credit industry officials about their most memorable moment in credit
Past returns: Europe's own risk retention rewrite1 year ago
Five years ago we reported that European CLO managers were hunting for partners to retain risk retention on their behalf. Shortly after, regulators performed a U-turn (nothing new here) and decided to prohibit third parties from acting as risk retainers
Past returns: binomial expansion model was the catalyst for shorting AIG1 year ago
10 years ago, Creditflux reported on AIG's approach to marking its structured credit book. The article prompted one trader to put on a large short position which profited as AIG turned to the US government for a bail-out
A successful transition from prop desk to hedge fund1 year ago
This month 10 years ago, negotiations over the fate of an important set of structured credit investors were on a knife edge
Join the debate: should a government bond make it through an ethical screen?1 year ago
Alcohol – yes (tax benefit); Tobacco – yes (tax benefit); Weapons – absolutely; government bond??
Past returns: Spanish financials trade comes good2 years ago
Five years ago, hedge funds piled into Spanish bank debt on the belief that a bail-out of Spain would leave senior bank debt investors unscathed.
Leveraging mid-market loans could be disastrous2 years ago
StoneCastle’s Joshua Siegel takes our credit quiz
We want to grow like South Carolina's famous old tree3 years ago
Angel Oak’s Sreeni Prabhu takes our credit quiz
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