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a. Why is the expected loss from a default on an interest rate swap less than the expected loss from the default on a bank loan with the same

a. Why is the expected loss from a default on an interest rate swap less than the expected loss from the default on a bank loan with the same principal?

b. Explain the difference between credit risk and market risk. Can these risks be hedged for a swap and for other positions?

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