Interest Rate Derivatives – Marc Lewis

Jim was extremely detailed and knowledgeable in what is a very specific arena with respect to financial instruments. Above and beyond would be an understatement when it came to service delivery.

Rates Taking Cues from G20 Outcome

Last Week: Interest rates mostly fell as global equities rose on hopes that looming Fed rate cuts will keep the global economic expansion intact, and on news that US – China trade talks will resume at this weekend’s G20 meeting. Yields on the US 10-year Treasury note fell below 2% for the first time since […]

Swaptions: What Smart Borrowers Are Doing Now

Client Case Study: The Swaption With long-term interest rates at multi-year lows and falling, we are often asked how borrowers can lock-in long-term rates today on debt maturing in one year, two years, or beyond. The borrowers’ dilemma is their permanent debt placement or refinance isn’t happening for a couple of years…is there any way […]

Fed Walks a Fine Line

Last Week: Interest rates fell as equities were little changed on the week. The yield on the US 10-year Treasury note fell 8 basis points to 2.06%, the 10-year Swap rate fell 11 basis points to 2.01%, while 1-month LIBOR followed suit, falling 2 basis points over the course of the week. The price of […]

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FX Derivatives – CEO, Anomaly Ventures

Having little understanding of foreign exchange, I sought an independent, unbiased source of information that could educate me…