The Relatıonship Between Credit Default Swap Spreads, Equıty Indices And Sector Equity Indices: An Empirical Study On Istanbul Stock Exchange
CitationKoy, A. The Relationship Between Credit Default Swap Spreads, Equity Indices And Sector Equity Indices: An Empirical Study On Istanbul Stock Exchange. 21 June 2015, 17th International Academic Conference, Vienna, p.235-246.
The link between stock prices and Credit Default Swaps (CDS) spreads is important for risk managers to make an investment decision. Furthermore, the choice of sector is important in the preference of the investors. The literature have different evidences as there is a powerful relation with the country CDS and the equity indices or not. This study aims to investigate the linkages between the CDS spreads and equity indices including the scope and diversity of sector. The sample of the study consists of BIST30, BIST100, BIST Bank and BIST Industry. The data of the study included the January 2013 and April 2014 were tried with weekly data range.
Source17th International Academic Conference, Vienna 21 June 2015