Martin Fridson

opinion

pg18-martin-gif

In Corporate Finance 101 we learned that business enterprises raise long-term capital to finance long-lived assets. Therefore, as long as companies continue to build factories and buy machinery, investors can count on a growing supply of corporate bonds for their portfolios. Because the suppliers of capital and the providers of capital depend on each other, they come to the negotiating table with roughly equivalent power as they proceed to hammer out terms.

Recent experience in the high-yield bo

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net 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 indvidual account here: