Published on: **Mar 3, 2016**

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Business Economy & Finance

- 1. C REDIT D EFAULT S WAPS
- 2. The Simpsons Company
- 3. BONDS 5% 10 years
- 4. BONDS BOND BUYER
- 5. BOND BUYER CDS
- 6. RISK BOND BUYER CDS SELLER
- 7. Credit Default Swap
- 8. Insurance
- 9. BOND BUYER Interests & CREDIT EVENT CDS SELLER Principal REFERENCE ENTITY BOND ISSUER
- 10. CDS BUYER BOND BUYER Notional Principal CDS SELLER BOND ISSUER CDS
- 11. Periodic payments CDS BUYER BOND BUYER CDS Spread CDS SELLER BOND ISSUER
- 12. NO Credit Event CDS BUYER BOND BUYER NO payoff CDS Spread CDS SELLER BOND ISSUER
- 13. 1 2 Physical Settlement 100 million = 100 million Credit Event Cash Settlement • Auction to determine the mid-market value of the cheapest deliverable bond • If bond is worth $35 per $100 of its face value • 65 million dollars
- 14. Usage of CDS - Hedging - Arbitrage - Speculation
- 15. Hedging CDS CDS Seller CDS Buyer Debt Issuer
- 16. Arbitrage Capital Structure Arbitrage Stock Price CDS Spread CDS Spread will increase 1. Buying CDS protection 2. Buying underlying stock
- 17. Speculation 1. They can buy CDS on bonds they don’t own 2. They can sell CDS to others Will Improve Will default = Buy CDS Sell “ Naked Credit Default Swap ”
- 18. Risk Counterparty risk –Taken by buyer BANK Risky Seller Default Counterparty risk Corp. Double Default Risky BANK Corp. Buyer loses its protection against default by the reference entity Buyer needs to replace the defaulted CDS at a higher cost
- 19. Risk Counterparty risk - taken by seller Buyer Default Seller can limit loss by hedging its exposure - Unwinding the hedge transaction - Selling a new CDS to a third party
- 20. Risk Liquidity risk Require Margin Calls
- 21. Risk Default? Seller’s revenue stream Jump-to-Default risk NO WAY
- 22. INSURED AAA W ITH CDS
- 23. IN THE CASE OF DEFAULT PRIME HOMEOWNER
- 24. PRIME HOMEOWNER SUBPRIME HOMEOWNERS
- 25. SUBPRIME HOMEOWNERS
- 26. DEFAULTED PRIME HOMEOWNER
- 27. Enough time bombs!!! No way! Who will buy from me? No! Lost enough money! No! My mom will kill me!
- 28. BALANCE SHEET If …. LESS CAPITAL REQUIREMENT
- 29. If you have senior tranches of securitization with CDS REGULATORS INSURED WITH CDS
- 30. RECKLESS RECKLESS!
- 31. TRANCHE $100MIL PRINCIPAL
- 32. INVESTOR $1MIL MORTGAGE
- 33. TRANCHE TRANCHE $100MIL PRINCIPAL $99MIL PRINCIPAL COMPENSATED $1 MIL
- 34. CDS Valuation Trying to find spread or premium that the buyer of protection has to pay
- 35. Terms Definition: Default Probability The likelihood that the borrower will not be able to make repayments
- 36. Terms Definition: Survival Probability The likelihood that the company will survive and make payments on their debt
- 37. Terms Definition: Recovery Rate Amount recovered in the event of a default as a percent of the face value
- 38. Assumption • • • • • • Defaults happen at midyear every year throughout life of the CDS Buyer of a CDS make payment annually Risk-free rate = 5% (continuous compounding) Recovery rate = 40% Time= 5 years Probability of default= 2% Defa Defa Def Defa Defa
- 39. Default Probabilities and Survival Probabilities Marginal probability of default Cumulative probability of survival Time (years) Default Probability Survival Probability 1 0.0200 0.9800 2 0.0196 0.9604 0.9800x0.9800 3 0.0192 0.9412 0.9800x0.9604 4 0.0188 0.9224 0.9800x0.9412 5 0.0184 0.9039 0.9800x0.9224 Calculated by multiplying default
- 40. Valuation Concept PV of Payment made by CDS buyer 1 = Payment 2 Accrual payment When reference firm does When reference firm 3 PV of Payoff made by CDS seller
- 41. Step1. Calculation of the PV of Expected Payment 1 Time Probability of (year) Survival 1 2 3 4 5 Total 0.9800 0.9604 0.9412 0.9224 0.9039 2 1 X2 Expected Payment Discount Factor 0.9800s 0.9604s 0.9412s 0.9224s 0.9039s 0.9512 0.9048 0.8607 0.8187 0.7788 PV of Expected Payment 0.9322s 0.8690s 0.8101s 0.7552s 0.7040s 4.0704s Discount factor = e-rt * S= annual
- 42. Step 2. Accrual payment made in the event of default 1 2 Time (year) Probability of Default Expected Accrual Payment 0.5 1.5 2.5 3.5 4.5 Total 0.0200 0.0196 0.0192 0.0188 0.0184 0.0100s 0.0098s 0.0096s 0.0094s 0.0092s Remember we assume that the defaults Discount Factor 0.9753 0.9277 0.8825 0.8395 0.7985 Expected Accrual Payment = Prob. Of 1 X 2 PV of Expected Accrual Payment 0.0098s 0.0091s 0.0085s 0.0079s 0.0074s 0.0426s
- 43. Step 3. Calculation of PV of Expected Payoff 1 Time 0.5 1.5 2.5 3.5 4.5 Total Probability Recovery of Default Rate 0.0200 0.0196 0.0192 0.0188 0.0184 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 2 Expected Payoff Discount Factor 0.0120 0.0118 0.0115 0.0113 0.0111 0.9753 0.9277 0.8825 0.8395 0.7985 1 X 2 PV off Expected Payoff 0.0117 0.0109 0.0102 0.0095 0.0088 0.0511 Expected Payoff = Prob. Of Default x 0.6 0.6 comes from
- 44. Finding CDS spread The mid-market CDS spread for the 5 year deal should be 124 basis point ! Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 4.0704s + 0.0426s = 0.0511 s = 0.0124