PLI Briefing: Credit Derivatives: How Have They Contributed To The Financial Crisis And How Are They Likely To Be Regulated? (Webinar)



Ms. Pinedo discussed what defines credit default swaps; how market participants have used CDSs; their contribution to the current financial crisis; how they differ from financial guaranty insurance; the differences in regulatory alternatives depending upon whether one treats CDS as securities or insurance contracts; and how other jurisdictions regulate CDSs.



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