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BAP Advisory to Trading Participants: Inclusion of Done Deals in the calculation of PHP BVAL Reference Rates
BANKERS ASSOCIATION OF THE PHILIPPINES
BAP Advisory to Trading Participants
Inclusion of Done Deals in the calculation of PHP BVAL Reference Rates
We are pleased to announce that commencing today, November 9, 2018, PHP BVAL Reference Rates calculations already include rates from done deals for transactions with notional amounts equal to or greater than PHP 50 Million. This transaction cut-off of PHP50 Million is consistent with the previous transaction cut-off set for the calculation of PDST rates for individual trades. The delay in (more)
Advisory to Trading Participants
1. Published BVAL rates:
Please be advised that the BAP’s PHP BVAL Reference Rates (for Benchmark Tenors and for Government Securities) are now available on the terminals of Bloomberg, the Calculation Agent, and the website of PDEx, the Publication Agent.
a. On the Bloomberg terminals:
i. For the PHP BVAL Reference Rates for Government Securities, there are 3 PHP BVAL values displayed/published:
- BVAL Bid – is calculated from outstanding bids posted by market participants on the Bloomberg fixed (more)
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