DBIQ CDX Return indices measure the performance of holding on the run CDX default swap indices. DBIQ is Deutsche Bank’s powerful Web-based platform that provides sophisticated
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DBIQ CDX Return Indices measure the performance of holding on the run CDX default swap indices. The total return of the index between two dates is the sum of P&L from holding the on the run CDX contract, any coupon payments received and the loss associated with any payments due to defaults. The index sells protection on the CDX default swap indices, the index return reflects a long credit position and the return of the index reflects a long credit position. CDX credit default swap indices are the benchmark CDS indices for the USD market.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts the DB CDX High Yield Excess Return Index. Some of the data items available include:
- Bloomberg Id
- Database Domain Code
- Database Symbol (Source)
- Last Price Date
- Price Index
- Database Symbol
- Monthly Returns