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Soaring spreads

As funding stresses grew in mid-March, investors liquidated bond holdings in a dash for cash. As a result, asset swap spreads jumped significantly. For instance, the asset swap spread on JP Morgan’s 4.62% bond maturing in May 2021 jumped from 14.37bp on January 17 to a peak of 607bp on March 20, before ending the quarter at 123bp

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