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Reference interest rates are important. And not just as far as monetary policy is concerned. But, the controversial LIBOR standard will only be supported until 2021. SARON, which is calculated by SIX, has provided an alternative for the Swiss franc market since as far back as 2009, and offers numerous advantages. Christian Bahr, Head Index at SIX, explains the differences.
For decades it has required a lot of manual labor to issue bonds, involving tasks ranging from phoning through a list of contacts to typing in the orders. SIX is now ready to automate the bond issuing process with its innovative centralized electronic platform called Deal Pool. It’s Time to Hang Up.