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August 1998 || Vol.3, No.8
DEPARTMENTS

PLAYERS
Howard Kramer Says So Long to the SEC
Plus: Letters to the Editor…Briefly

SHORTS
Time Magazine Takes On Asian Derivatives
Plus: Big Corporates Have Much in Common…London Clearing House To Clear Swaps

REGULATORY WATCH
The Clock Is Ticking for Tax Dodgers

EXCHANGE NOTES
The TED Spread Soap Opera

TECH NOTES
A Software Explosion at the SIA Show

  FEATURES

Electric Shock!

The Inevitable Electricity Credit Crisis
Electricity is a new market flooded with firms with dubious credit. It’s no longer a question of whether a credit crisis will occur, but when.
By Andrew Webb

Price Spike!
Participants in the electricity markets have been badly shaken by huge price spikes, trading losses and defaulted delivery contracts. Is better risk management just around the corner?
By Roxane Richter

Spreadsheet Shootout

Reviews of Leading Packages
The ultimate guide to spreadsheet add-ins.
By Andrew Webb and David Little

Comparing Add-in Accuracy
Our intrepid modeler puts eight packages through their paces—and finds some significant pricing differences.
By William Margrabe

Add-in Comparison Charts

Inside Tullett & Tokyo
An interdealer broker reinvents itself as a relative-value idea shop.
By J.C. Louis

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