Tag Archives: Libor

Podcast: What Bankers Need to Know about the Libor Transition

With the London Interbank Offered Rate -- which underpins more than $350 trillion in mortgages, commercial loans, bonds and derivatives worldwide, including $200 trillion in U.S. dollar-denominated financial instruments -- not guaranteed to be sustained after 2021, what should banks be doing now to prepare for a transition away from the widely used benchmark?

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ARRC Posts Free Webinars on Proposed Libor Transition Language

The Alternative Reference Rates Committee -- a group of private-sector market participants and public agencies convened by the Federal Reserve -- today released two free webinars to help market participants better understand and respond to its request for feedback on draft fallback language for certain financial instruments that reference the U.S. dollar London Interbank Offer Rate.

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The Replacements

As the longstanding Libor rides off into the sunset, what will replace it? And what do banks need to do to prepare?

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