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Article 325v Definitions and general provisions

1. For the purposes of this Section, the following definitions apply:

(a) "short exposure" means that the default of an issuer or group of issuers leads to a gain for the institution, regardless of the type of instrument or transaction creating the exposure;

(b) "long exposure" means that the default of an issuer or group of issuers leads to a loss for the institution, regardless of the type of instrument or transaction creating the exposure;

(c) "gross jump-to-default (gross JTD) amount" means the estimated size of the loss or gain that the default of the obligor would produce for a specific exposure;

(d) "net jump-to-default (net JTD) amount" means the estimated size of the loss or gain that an institution would incur due to the default of an obligor, after offsetting between gross JTD amounts has taken place;

(e) "loss given default" or "LGD" means the loss given default of the obligor on an instrument issued by that obligor expressed as a share of the notional amount of the instrum