The US has recovered from recession but still faces an enormous debt burden. The onus is now on companies to pick up the slack in the economy and keep bonds buoyant
MP and chairman of the investment committee at Evercore Pan-Asset says bondholders must reconcile themselves to taking losses in any restructuring plan for Greece and other troubled peripherals
From big picture to particular focus: Kevin Anderson profile
This panel will discuss ways to allocate resources and minimize potential exposure with a set of analytical tools to assess, simulate and quantify operational risk capital to improve business efficiency and performance across the enterprise.
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An increase in floating rate issuance may be the start of a prolonged trend, as investors look for protection against possible interest rate hikes
The Eurozone crisis has already forced three members of the currency union to take EU/IMF bailouts but Spain, the next potential target of investors, is unlikely to follow
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Profile: Robert McAdie
Participants on a Credit Institute panel debate held in London argued that peripheral funding and inflation are the major challenges for the Eurozone
Inflation could make developed market corporates vulnerable in the coming months, especially those with purely domestic revenues.
March is crunch time for peripheral Europe, but region offers relative value trades, says co-head of European fixed income at BlackRock.
America’s balancing act
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.