US Investment Grade: We May Never Pass This Way Again
In what was the last issuance activity for the month/quarter/half, six diehard borrowers tapped the market, raising a total of $3.95bln to close out what has been, to say the least, an issuance quarter, the likes of which we will probably never see again, unless a second outbreak of the coronavirus dictates otherwise.
Emerging Markets: A Look Back Over H1 And Our Views For The Next 6-Months
H1 was extremely eventful for traders and market watchers alike and one thing we were reminded of is just how quickly the mood of the markets can shift.
Euro Corp Snapshot: Bayer Biggie Helps Drive Another Bumper Week
The European corporate bond juggernaut continued last week where another EUR20.7bn (24 tranches) of euro paper hit the tape, to follow the previous week's EUR11.4bn total. The week's haul ranks as the fifth biggest of the year so far and propelled the year-to-date euro IG/split-rated corporate issuance tally up to EUR314.2bn, some 55.5% ahead of where we were at the same time in 2019.