Liability Swap

Business / Finance / Liability Swap: An interest rate swap used to alter the cash flow characteristics of an institution's liabilities so as to provide a better match with its assets.

Other Words for Liability

Liability Noun Synonyms: answerability, responsibility, burden, onus, accountability
Liability Adjective Synonyms: disadvantage, drawback, hindrance, impediment, encumbrance, snag, hitch, barrier, obstacle, obstruction, burden, onus
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Rate Anticipation Swaps

Business / Finance / Rate Anticipation Swaps: An exchange of bonds in a portfolio for new bonds that will achieve the target portfolio duration, given the investor's assumptions about future changes in interest rates. MORE

Put Swaption

Business / Finance / Put Swaption: A financial instrument giving the buyer the right, or option, to enter into a swap as a floating-rate payer. The writer of the swaption therefore becomes the floating-rate receiver/fixed-rate payer. MORE

Pure Yield Pickup Swap

Business / Finance / Pure Yield Pickup Swap: Moving to higher yield-bonds. MORE

Release Of Liability

Business / Real Estate / Release Of Liability: The release of an old borrower from further responsibility for repayment of an assumed loan. MORE

Reliability

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Reliability: A measure of the ability of a test or other appraisal instrument to evaluate what is being measured on a consistent basis. MORE

Reverse A Swap

Business / Finance / Reverse A Swap: Reswap of bonds to gain the advantage of a yield spread or tax loss and restore a bond portfolio to its position before the original swap. MORE

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