CDS spreads widen on US financials

Five-year credit default swap (CDS) spreads referencing Citi widened from 602 basis points at close of New York trading yesterday to 636.6bp at 2.30pm BST today, according to data from credit information specialist CMA Datavision. CDSs on Bank of America moved out from 272.9bp to 302.1bp.

Merrill Lynch saw its spreads widen from 389.3bp to 424.5bp, while CDSs on Morgan Stanley hit 365.9bp from 340.7bp. CDSs also widened on JP Morgan to 190.3bp from 181.4bp, while spreads moved out to 266.8bp from

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.


Want to know what’s included in our free registration? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here