Asia’s debt markets are doing a roaring trade on the back of western investors eager for EM exposure. But bankruptcy laws in the region can be weak, so investors must beware
While the credit markets have been resilient to sovereign risk to date, last month finally saw signs of risk aversion creeping into the high yield market
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Despite previous announcements by European authorities that haircuts would not be imposed on investors in restructurings involving Eurozone sovereigns and banks before 2013, with each passing month that promise seems unlikely to be kept
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future