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Monthly Archive for April, 2011

Affordable Protection?

Credit Default Protection received reasonably unappealing press over the past few years. But if price is the core signal, then where are we now that prices are cheap?

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Spreading Expectations

This article reviews the potential for five year fixed for floating swap spreads in highlighting some shifts in core inflation measures as they relate to the US Economy.

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All Systems Nominal

A pre-launch countdown checking US economic growth nominal systems is looking good. Are we good for liftoff or is this still a pre-count test run?

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This site’s push for long duration with minimal cash-flow is comparable to a rare form of debentures: are Perpetuals a valid option for Sovereign debt issuers?

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