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Augusta got out of interest rate swaps

...controversial interest rate swaps at the heart of Alabama's...utility interest rate bond swap, despite the fact that...million interest-rate swap in which the bank charged...the Mobile and Augusta swaps.In a year, the interest-rate swap earned the city $205...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-04/augusta-got-out-interest-rate
Gardeners exchange seeds and know-how at swaps

...seeds during a seed swap that drew people from...years, and likes swaps because attendees...an organized seed swap. The Los Angeles resident also swaps casually with fellow...the supermarket." Swaps are good places to...saved seeds to the swap. "Everybody got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/29/gar_525670.shtml
Gardening
Matt Kemp among players on the move as winter meetings wrap up

...Baseball's winter meetings ended with an old-style spurt of swaps, with All-Stars switching teams at a rapid pace and executives...four days, according to Major League Baseball, up from five swaps last year and three in 2012. There hadn't been this many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-11/matt-kemp-among-players-
Shopgirl: Picle, the Augusta Market and clothing swaps

...what you don't want.This year, why not hold a clothing swap? Local designer Sally Keiser, of www.SallyAnnK.com, has...to exchange what you can't use for what you can. She says swaps are simple: invite your friends and aquaintances to bring over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2012-03-15/shopgirl-pic
Fed to review insurance bets against Greek debt

...companies' use of credit default swaps, a form of insurance against...companies are using credit default swaps to bet that Greece will default...on the use of credit default swaps to prevent "the intentional...specifically into the credit default swap arrangements between Wall Street...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-02-26/fed-review-insurance-bets-
Business
Healthy markets help financial reform

...instead, let Congress do what they're good at: Tax the short-term capital gains by 60 percent; sell credit-default swaps in an open, regulated market; and drive the speculators from the trading floors.When people are in for the long haul, stability...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2010-04-23/healthy-markets-help-fin
Letters
Small company has big peer-to-peer dreams

...Record labels typically view peer-to-peer networks like pirate ships - plundering their profits through illegal song swaps. They have sued the networks. They have sued file-sharers. Now this ironic twist: Record companies are hopping aboard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/27/bus_438240.shtml
Business
Cumulus may sell stations

...Communications Inc. in a deal involving station swaps and cash. "The deal is not final yet...Milwaukee, Wis.-based Cumulus might sell or swap stations with a broadcast company to help...separate deal, Cumulus agreed in May to swap several stations with Clear Channel. It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/06/bus_294974.shtml
Business
Fun-loving governor-elect also has a serious side

...is a little bit like Tom Sawyer and a little bit like Clarence Darrow. But mostly, he's like the garrulous neighbor who swaps stories over the backyard fence -- only funnier. Roy Barnes is a millionaire who doesn't look the part, a skilled lawyer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/30/met_246112.shtml
Metro
Knology posts mixed results for 2009

...attributable to a non-cash charge of $6.2 million related to the accounting treatment for the company's interest rate swaps and a $3.4 million one-time expense related to the amendment of Knology's credit facility.Excluding these charges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-02-24/knology-posts-mixed-result
Business