Financial Derivative Products and the Research of Interest Rate Risk Management of China’s Commercial Bank
|Keywords||Financial derivative products Commercial bank Interest rate risk management|
Interest rate risk is one of the major market risk of the commercial banks, interest rate risk management plays an very important part in the management of commercial banks. In the marketization of interest rate, China’s commercial banks is facing increasingly serious interest rate risk, we must focus on strengthening the management of interest rate risk.The methods of Commercial bank management of interest rate risk are divided into two major categories: one category is the traditional list management methods, that is, asset-liability management; the other category is sheet management, that is, through interest rate derivatives to manage interest rate risk .Traditional asset-liability management methods could not satisfy the interest rate risk management of Commercial bank under the marketization of interest rate. Although the interest rate derivatives can resolve Commercial bank’s interest rate risk effectively, however, as China’s financial derivatives market is still at a nascent stage started, Commercial banks are unable to use a large number of interest rate derivatives to avoid interest rate risk. But as the acceleration of China’s marketization of interest rate and the development of the financial market, financial derivatives will become an important tool of the commercial banks to avoid interest rate risk.This paper starts off the risk management function of the financial derivative products, analysis of the need of China’s commercial banks using financial derivative products to manage interest rate risk under the marketization of interest rate, exploring the applications of the basic interest rate derivatives in commercial bank’s interest rate risk management, according to the status and the main impediments complication of the China’s commercial banks use of financial derivatives for interest rate risk management, from the micro and macro point of view , are raised to measures to strengthening our commercial banks using of financial derivative products in the interest rate risk management.