Glossary

Updated 1 April 2019

This glossary offers definitions of technical terms commonly used in the BIS Quarterly Review.

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equity swap

Contract between two parties to exchange sequences of payments during a specified period, where at least one sequence is tied to an equity price or an equity index.

Updated: 11 Dec 2016
equity swap

Contract between two parties to exchange sequences of payments during a specified period, where at least one sequence is tied to an equity price or an equity index.

Updated: 11 Dec 2016