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Meaning of "counterparty" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF COUNTERPARTY

counterparty  [ˈkaʊntəˌpɑːtɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF COUNTERPARTY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Counterparty is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES COUNTERPARTY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Counterparty

A counterparty is a term most commonly used in the financial services industry to describe a legal entity, unincorporated entity or collection of entities to which an exposure to financial risk might exist. The word became widely used in the 1980s, particularly at the time of the Basel I in 1988. Sometimes it is used instead of unicorporation. The legal entity notion is using as counterparty. Well-drafted contracts usually attempt to spell out in explicit detail what each counterparty's rights and obligations are in every conceivable circumstance, though there are of course limits. There are general provisions for how counterparties are treated under the law, and there are many legal precedents that shape the common law.

Definition of counterparty in the English dictionary

The definition of counterparty in the dictionary is a person who is a party to a contract.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH COUNTERPARTY


aarti
ˈɑːtɪ
afterparty
ˈɑːftəˌpɑːtɪ
all-party
ˌɔːlˈpɑːtɪ
Almaty
ælˈmɑːtɪ
arty
ˈɑːtɪ
biparty
ˈbaɪˌpɑːtɪ
charterparty
ˈtʃɑːtəˌpɑːtɪ
digerati
ˌdɪdʒəˈrɑːtɪ
flokati
fləˈkɑːtɪ
Frascati
fræˈskɑːtɪ
Gujarati
ˌɡʊdʒjəˈrɑːtɪ
hearty
ˈhɑːtɪ
karate
kəˈrɑːtɪ
Marathi
məˈrɑːtɪ
Masbate
mæsˈbɑːtɪ
party
ˈpɑːtɪ
single-party
ˌsɪŋɡəlˈpɑːtɪ
smarty
ˈsmɑːtɪ
two-party
ˌtuːˈpɑːtɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE COUNTERPARTY

counterpace
counterpane
counterpart
counterparties
counterparty risk
counterpeise
counterpetition
counterpicket
counterplan
counterplay
counterplayer
counterplea
counterplead
counterplot
counterplotted
counterplotting
counterploy
counterpoint
counterpoise
counterpoise bridge

WORDS THAT END LIKE COUNTERPARTY

bachelor party
beach party
birthday party
block party
bridal party
Christmas party
cocktail party
come to the party
cross-party
Democratic Party
dinner party
garden party
house party
launch party
moving party
pity party
political party
rescue party
slumber party
tea party
third party

Synonyms and antonyms of counterparty in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «counterparty» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF COUNTERPARTY

Find out the translation of counterparty to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of counterparty from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «counterparty» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

对手
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

contraparte
570 millions of speakers

English

counterparty
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

प्रतिपक्ष
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الطرف المقابل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

контрагент
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

contraparte
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কাউন্টারপার্টি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

contrepartie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Rakan niaga
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gegenpartei
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

契約相手
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

상대방
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Counterparty
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đối tác
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எதிர்த்தரப்பினரும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रतिपालक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

karşı taraf
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

controparte
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kontrahenta
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

контрагент
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

contrapartidă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αντισυμβαλλόμενο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

teenparty
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

motpart
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

motpart
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of counterparty

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «COUNTERPARTY»

The term «counterparty» is regularly used and occupies the 74.040 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COUNTERPARTY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «counterparty» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «counterparty» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about counterparty

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COUNTERPARTY»

Discover the use of counterparty in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to counterparty and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Counterparty Credit Risk: The new challenge for global ...
I highly recommend this book to any intelligent layperson who seeks a better understanding of counterparty credit risk and its public policy implications." —David M. Rowe, EVP for Risk Management, SunGard, Long-time Risk Analysis ...
Jon Gregory, 2011
2
Counterparty Credit Risk and Credit Value Adjustment: A ...
This book explains the emergence of counterparty risk and how financial institutions are developing capabilities for valuing it.
Jon Gregory, 2012
3
Modelling, Pricing, and Hedging Counterparty Credit ...
This volume can be considered as a roadmap to finding practical solutions to the problem of computing counterparty credit exposure for large books of both vanilla and exotic derivatives usually traded by large Investment Banks.
Giovanni Cesari, John Aquilina, Niels Charpillon, 2009
4
Counterparty Credit Risk, Collateral and Funding: With ...
The book is urgently needed at a time when credit risk has emerged as the issue of the times.”—Professor Philip Protter, Professor of Statistics, Statistics Department, Columbia University
Damiano Brigo, Massimo Morini, Andrea Pallavicini, 2013
5
The Risk Controllers: Central Counterparty Clearing in ...
This book claims a place as one of the essential primers for those seeking to understand the global financial sector from the inside out.
Peter Norman, 2011
6
Counterparty Credit Risk: Measurement, Pricing and Hedging
This book is a collection of cutting-edge reflections and ideas on methods and practices used to measure, price and manage OTC derivative counterparty risk.
Eduardo Canabarro, 2009
7
Counterparty Risk in the Over-The-Counter Derivatives Market
The financial market turmoil of recent months has highlighted the importance of counterparty risk.
Manmohan Singh, Miguel A. Segoviano Basurto, 2008
8
Counterparty Risk, Impact on Collateral Flows and Role for ...
Counterparty risk in the United States stemming from exposures to OTC derivatives payables (after netting) is now concentrated in five banks?Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, Bank of America, Morgan Stanley and Citi.
James Aitken, Manmohan Singh, 2009
9
The Repo Handbook
Banks and other market participants guard against counterparty credit risk by internally rating all their counterparties, and assigning trading limits to each of them. The trading limit may be higher for repo compared to interbank trading, or set at ...
Moorad Choudhry, 2010
10
Hedge Funds: Overview of Regulatory Oversight, Counterparty ...
In 2008, two reports were issued on hedge funds (HF) -- pooled invest. vehicles that are privately managed and often engage in active trading of various types of securities and commodity futures and options contracts -- highlighting the ...
Orice M. Williams, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COUNTERPARTY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term counterparty is used in the context of the following news items.
1
FAS Russia official recommendations on the commercial policies of …
The commercial policy is required to include a draft standard contract with the counterparty containing all of its material terms, and the form of ... «JD Supra, Jul 15»
2
Noble Group calls in PwC to review accounting practices
... superficially review the policies and models . . . or will they seriously challenge the valuations, counterparty by counterparty," said Iceberg. «The Australian Financial Review, Jul 15»
3
Moody's assigns provisional senior unsecured ratings and …
Counterparty Risk Assessments (CR Assessments) are opinions of how counterparty obligations are likely to be treated if a bank fails and are ... «Moodys.com, Jul 15»
4
Putting pen to paper – execution under section 127
Execution of documents under section 127 of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) is convenient and benefits the counterparty by allowing it to rely ... «Lexology, Jul 15»
5
TriOptima Eliminates 2.15 Trillion Australian Dollar (AUD) Notional …
Where clearing houses maintain their trades as “unlinked trades”, having unlinked them from the original counterparty, a larger pool of trades ... «Business Wire, Jul 15»
6
Moody's assigns Counterparty Risk Assessments to two Mauritian …
Limassol, July 03, 2015 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has today assigned Counterparty Risk Assessments (CR Assessments) of ... «Moodys.com, Jul 15»
7
Moody's downgrades two Bulgarian banks; assigns Counterparty
Concurrently, Moody's affirmed the two banks' baseline credit assessments (BCAs) and adjusted BCAs, and has also assigned Counterparty ... «Moodys.com, Jul 15»
8
Moody's upgrades notes in 3 UK RMBS Paragon transactions
CIR measures the risk posed to a counterparty arising from a special ... Following the CIR methodology, "Moody's Approach to Counterparty ... «Moodys.com, Jul 15»
9
Moody's assigns Counterparty Risk Assessment to 16 UAE banks
London, 02 July 2015 -- Moody's Investors Service has assigned Counterparty Risk Assessments (CR Assessments) to 16 banks in the United ... «Moodys.com, Jul 15»
10
Granite reviewed on counterparty risk
The agency notes that the overarching principle behind its current counterparty criteria is the replacement of a counterparty when the rating on ... «Structured Credit Investor, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Counterparty [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/counterparty>. Feb 2020 ».
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