International Swap Dealers Association (ISDA)

Definition:

Formed in 1985 to promote uniform practices in the writing, trading, and settlement of swaps and other derivatives.

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Total return

In performance measurement, the actual rate of return realized over some evaluation period. In fixed income analysis, the potential return that considers all three sources of return (coupon interest... Read More

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