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About David

UK

+21 year(s) experience

David Corbell, Senior Analyst, IGM Credit, headshot
David uses his strong appreciation of market dynamics to deliver real-time, actionable content to a professional market audience.

David has over 20 years’ experience in fixed income markets, including 13 years in trading and debt capital markets roles. Before joining IGM, he spent 10 years at Thomson Reuters, most recently as European Head of Rates. He specializes in debt capital markets, incorporating a broader appreciation of underlying financial market trends and themes that impact conditions for both issuers and investors.Since joining Financial Intelligence, David has engaged with customers continually to help enhance the credit offering.

Analyst Articles

Articles by David

  • IGM Credit

    IGM Global Credit Snapshot

    By David Corbell 08 Jul 2021

    IGM

    IGM Global Credit Snapshot | Thursday, 8th July 2021 - New issuance market in Europe and APAC picked up sharp momentum in June. - US IG issuance, in contrast, fell to the lowest this year but still beat Street estimates. - ESG proved a key theme for European corporates in 2nd busiest month of 2021. - Cash rich investors chase reduced supply in European FIGs, with av cover ratio highest since Nov. - Av new issue concession on APAC US$ issuance (ex-Japan) returned to negative territory. - For more specific regional highlights see below.

    Topic Industry News

  • IGM Credit

    IGM Global Credit Snapshot

    By David Corbell 03 Jun 2021

    IGM Global Credit Snapshot

    IGM Global Credit Snapshot | Thursday, 3rd June 2021 - New issuance market proves resilient in May despite volatility in broader markets. - US IG funding conditions improve, with some of the chunkiest deals this year. - European FIG and CORPs step up funding aggressively amid receptive conditions. - Signs of investors returning to high yield APAC US$ market as volumes rise, NICS slump. - For more specific regional highlights see below.

    Topic Industry News

  • IGM Credit

    IGM Global Credit Snapshot

    By David Corbell 06 May 2021

    IGM Credit

    IGM Global Credit Snapshot | Thursday, 6th May 2021 - Global issuance volumes broadly pulled back in April after a robust March and Q1. - APAC US$ IG and US HY issuance however posted busiest Aprils on record. - European HY space also saw its highest volume month since October 2017. - US IG ex SSA issuance was led by five of the six big banks, while corporates underwhelmed. - European IG corporates attracted falling NICS on strong demand and reduced supply. - APAC HY issuance slumped with issuers forced to pay up on negative China impulses.

    Topic Industry News

  • IGM Credit

    IGM Global Credit Snapshot

    By David Corbell 08 Apr 2021

    IGM

    IGM Global Credit Snapshot | Wednesday, 8th April 2021 - Global issuance volumes picked up pace over March, with Q1 volumes strong - European and US high yield markets chalked up record first quarters. - Concerns over rising inflation and in turn higher US Treasury yields continue to entice issuers to fund sooner than later - However, IGM's sentiment metrics, which largely saw average NICs track higher, does suggest some selective investor resistance. - For specific regional highlights see below.

    Topic Industry News