BBVA reopened the five-year senior unsecured market for Spanish banks in April, but post-deal spread widening shows the sector remains a challenging sell to investors
Government adviser of 30 years’ standing; academic; currency and commodity investor; published author: Steve Hanke has a long and varied CV. He talks at length about what he sees as irresponsibility...
After a rampant start to the year, collateralised loan obligations gave back most of their year-to-date gains as macroeconomic risks interrupted the corporate credit rally. But with spreads on the underlying...
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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The fixed income chief investment officer for Asia-Pacific at HSBC Global Asset Management on the dangers of inflation, and why the region’s bond markets still offer compelling value, despite significant spread compression in recent months
The risk-based capital charge due to come into effect in 2013 as part of the Solvency II requirements is set to reduce insurance companies’ demand for credit, particularly longer-dated paper. Credit looks at whether this has already started to feed...
The fixed income supremo at Aberdeen Asset Management talks about the benefits of flexible mandates and the key risks and opportunities in the markets
Securitisation market has a long way to go before its reputation is restored, says industry veteran
A large number of foreign currency convertible bonds issued by Indian companies are due to mature in the next year. But with the equity market not trading at the levels assumed when the bonds were issued, some companies may struggle to meet their obligations...
Legal & General Investment Management America’s head of fixed income, John Bender, says decision on whether to raise debt ceiling could have wider implications
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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