Nuveen Short Term Bond Fund
A Recap of Investment-Grade Corporate Bonds Year-to-Date in 2016
Until the week ended February 19, 2016, the year-to-date (or YTD) issuance of investment-grade corporate bonds stood at $216.6 billion.
Issuances of Investment-Grade Corporate Bonds Fell in the Week Ending January 22
Investment-grade corporate bonds worth ~$28.8 billion were issued in the week ending January 22—down from ~$62.5 billion the prior week.
Metlife Global Funding I Issued $1.25 Billion in High-Grade Bonds
A subsidiary of MetLife, Inc. (MET), Metlife Global Funding I is a special purpose statutory trust. It issued $1.25 billion in high-grade bonds rated Aa3/AA- in two parts.