Redit Derivatives Market overview with focus on Collateralized Debt Obligations

Course is Finance for MBA program

Subject:

Credit Derivatives Market overview with focus on Collateralized Debt Obligations

Outline:

Paper needs to be roughly 15 pages adhering to the following outline:

1. Introduction to the Credit Derivatives Market and description of securities related to this market.

2. Introduction to Collateralized Debt Obligations (CDO) and quick overview of Collateralized Bond Obligation (CBO), Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO) and Collateralized Mortgage Obligation (CMO) as comparisons.

3. Detailed analysis of Collateralized Debt Obligation (CDO) with focus on characteristics, risks and issues associated with this type of security.

4. Examination of the circumstances under which CDOs are utilized as well as implementation methods.

Need to demonstrate an understanding of the Credit Derivatives Market and demonstrate ability to apply understanding through analysis of securities as explained here.

Can provide course overview slides as necessary to allow for better understanding of level of discussion required.