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Swaps Panel Delays Payout Auction on Argentine Bonds

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, the industry body that helps oversee the credit default swaps market, has postponed the auction that will set the exact amount at which swaps on defaulted Argentine bonds will pay out.

Argentina Default Is Ruled a Credit Event for Swaps

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association says Argentina’s failure to make a payment on its bonds earlier this week will activate credit default swaps on the country’s debt.

Argentine Bonds Sink After Default; Swaps Holders Seek Ruling

``The International Swaps & Derivatives Association said it will rule on whether credit-default swaps on Argentina have been triggered. The nation missed a deadline yesterday to pay $539 million in interest after two full days of negotiations in New York failed to produce an accord with creditors from its last default in 2001. Show More Summary

A Revolving Door Farce: CFTC Commissioner Bails To Head Regulator's Biggest Opponent

There is no better way to describe what the recently departed CFTC commissioner Scott O'Malia just did when he bailed from the commodity watchdog to become the new head of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, aka ISDA,...Show More Summary

Former Trading Regulator to Lead Derivatives Group

Scott D. O'Malia, formerly a commissioner on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, has been named chief executive of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association.

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"It can also make the difference in today's crowded field of expertly grown pot, where one high is often as good as another."All marijuana is derived from two parent strains: indica, which is associated with a sleepy body high, and sativa, which is believed to make users more energetic. Show More Summary

Thoma-Sea Launches Two TAI Designed Ships

Technology Associates, Inc. (TAI) of New Orleans, La., announced that two derivatives of vessels built from TAI’s EnviroMax designs were both launched this week.

Alabama Texas fact of the day

 ”Revenues derived from college athletics is greater than the aggregate revenues of the NBA and the NHL,” said Marc Edelman, an associate professor at City University of New York who specializes in sports and antitrust law. He also noted that Alabama’s athletic revenues last year, which totaled $143 million, exceeded those of all 30 NHL […]

Does Your Logo Mean Anything?

Summary: Your logo is the symbol of your company. It derives its meaning from the association it takes to your company or product. Many good logos also have hidden meaning in the negative space. Some logos have such rich meaning and heritage in their background. Show More Summary

The Inspirations Behind 20 of the Most Well-Known Luxury Brand Logos

As Graphic Designer and Art Director Paul Rand once said, “It is only by association with a product, a service, a business, or a corporation that a logo takes on any real meaning. It derives its meaning and usefulness from … The Inspirations Behind 20 of the Most Well-Known Luxury Brand Logos is a post by Alec Banks on Highsnobiety.

Libyan Fund Sues French Bank Over $1.5 Billion in Losses on Derivatives

The Libyan Investment Authority is suing Société Générale and other parties, saying it should be reimbursed for losses from soured derivatives because the bank paid bribes to associates of a son of the former Libyan dictator, Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi.

Natural-products derivatives to inhibit oral biofilm and cell-cell communication

During the 43rd Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association for Dental Research, held in conjunction with the 38th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association for Dental Research, Steve Kasper, SUNY College of Nanoscale Science...Show More Summary

Inhibition of oral biofilm and cell-cell communication using natural-products derivatives

Alexandria, Va., USA – Today during the 43rd Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association for Dental Research, held in conjunction with the 38th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association for Dental Research, Steve Kasper,...Show More Summary

Better sleep linked with higher omega-3 levels in new study

Omega-3 fatty acids are most commonly derived from fish oils, including tuna and salmon, and they have been linked to numerous health benefits. But now, a new study suggests that having higher levels of omega-3 DHA is associated with...Show More Summary

Stem cells generated from skin biopsies of living family members who carry a mutation associated with early-onset Alzheimer's disease

A team of Alzheimer's disease (AD) researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) has been able to study the underlying causes of AD and develop assays to test newer approaches to treatment by using stem cells derived from related...Show More Summary

Sports Derivatives Businesses, Part 2: Media And More

By Igor Tsukerman: Editor’s Note: This article covers a stock trading at less than $1 per share and/or with less than a $100 million market cap. Please be aware of the risks associated with these stocks. My recent article written around the Super Bowl discussed several sports "derivative" industries, specifically sports apparel and equipment. Show More Summary

New health benefits associated with hempseed oil

Hemp is a crop full of oils with potential health benefits, according to a new study in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.A derivative of cannabis (marijuana), hemp has been used for millennia in textiles, medicine and food, by people all over the world. Show More Summary

Distortion Control "Tool Box" for Lightweight Ship Structures Workshop

This project compiles the physics and principles associated with distortion control derived from previous research and converts this knowledge base into a sequenced set of tangible,

France Approves First Cannabis-Based Drug

Commercial sales of medicine derived from cannabis were authorized by France’s drug safety agency for the first time, the Associated Press reports. France’s health ministry said sales of Sativex, used as a mouth spray prescribed by a...Show More Summary

Craft brewers boost US economy by $33 billion

The Brewers Association announced that by its calculation craft brewers contributed $33.9 billion to the U.S. economy in 2012. The figure is derived from the total impact of beer brewed by craft brewers as it moves through the three-tier system (breweries, wholesalers and retailers), as well as all non-beer products that brewpub restaurants sell. “With […]

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