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Why Is ‘Carry’ Compressed in Financial Markets?
In his investment outlook for June 2016, Bill Gross asserted that “carry” is compressed in nearly every form. It has more risk than return.
How US High-Grade Bonds Benefit from Lower Yields in the EU
From June 2016 onward, the ECB will begin buying European high-grade bonds as part of its economic stimulus program.
BMW US Capital Issued the Most High-Grade Bonds Last Week
US financials dominated the primary market for high-grade bonds in the week ending April 8. They accounted for 53.0%, or $13.4 billion, of all the issues.
UBS Group Funding Issued the Most High-Grade Bonds Last Week
UBS Group Funding (Jersey), a subsidiary of UBS Group AG (UBS), issued BBB+ rated high-grade bonds worth $5.0 billion via three parts on March 29.
Investment-Grade Corporate Bond Issuance Gained Traction
Investment-grade corporate bonds worth $34.0 billion were issued in the primary market in the week to February 19, 2016. This was higher than the previous week.
Issuance Matters: More on Investment-Grade Corporate Bonds from the Week Ending February 5
Investment-grade corporate bonds worth ~$12.2 billion entered the primary market in the week ending February 5, down from $23.1 billion one week before.
Microsoft Led the High-Grade Bond Issuance in October
On October 29, Microsoft (MSFT) issued Aaa/AAA rated high-grade bonds worth $14.0 billion. It was the largest issuance in October.
Goldman Sachs issued $5 billion worth of high-grade bonds
Goldman Sachs (GS) is a leading global investment banking, securities, and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services.