Collateral Management: A Guide to Mitigating Counterparty Risk (Wiley Finance)
In today’s risk-focused financial landscape, there is a clamour for practical information about the once-esoteric practice of exchanging collateral on financial products. Risk managers in organizations large and small, both on the buy-side and the sell-side, must bring collateral management to the fore to mitigate exposure. Collateral Management is a response to this intense demand from one of the industry’s leading experts on the topic.
Collateral Management is not a theoretical text. Rather, this book dissolves the topic of collateral management into its logical components, providing day-to-day guidance on how to implement this important risk mitigation strategy. With over 150 diagrams, more than 600 glossary entries, and numerous example calculations, Collateral Management provides professionals with the unique complex of knowledge and tools needed for a contemporary approach to collateral.
Risk managers, lawyers, securities custodians, consultants, and financial software professionals alike will benefit from the comprehensive information in this text. Readers will master the principles and practices that apply to collateral for sales & repurchases (repo), securities lending & borrowing, and OTC derivatives. Today, firms of all sizes are actively using collateral as a major risk mitigation measure, and this guide to applied collateral management delivers complete coverage that practitioners need.