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Darius McDermott: Is there hope for corporate bonds?

In a weird way, 2020 was the year many bond funds were waiting for. Obviously, there were risks, but after years of scarcity, the opportunities suddenly multiplied – the confectionery was very open for business. Two years later, it looks like we are back to the status quo of an expensive asset class with few […]

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Vietnam Corporate Bonds: Marketing Rules

Background The Vietnamese corporate bond market has become an effective channel for raising funds. The rules for marketing corporate bonds have developed and the market has reacted. The rules[1] on the private placement of corporate bonds issued in 2006 was an important step. For the first time, Vietnam had detailed rules on issuing corporate bonds. […]

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New Requirements for Trading Privately Placed Corporate Bonds – Commentary

IntroductionDecree 153 and loopholesAdditional requirements for issuersAdditional requirements for investorsCreation of a private market for the exchange of corporate bonds on the stock exchangecomments Introduction On December 9, 2021, the government and the Ministry of Finance published for consultation the full text of the draft decree amending Decree 153/2020/ND-CP (Decree 153), which prescribes the private […]

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European corporate bonds hit by biggest selloff in at least 20 years

European corporate debt was hit by its largest ever decline as fears of still-high inflation and the threat of a recession prompted traders to pull out of the market. According to an Ice Data Services index. Much of the damage stems from expectations that the European Central Bank will follow the US Federal Reserve in […]

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LedgerEdge Launches First Regulated Distributed Ledger Trading Platform for Corporate Bonds | Business

LONDON & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 9, 2022– LedgerEdge, the next-generation trading ecosystem, has announced that it is online with the first regulated corporate bond trading platform built using distributed ledger technology (DLT), the technology that underpins blockchain ecosystems and digital markets. LedgerEdge is powered by Corda by R3, a scalable and licensed peer-to-peer distributed platform […]

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LedgerEdge Launches First Regulated Distributed Ledger Trading Platform for Corporate Bonds

LONDON & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LedgerEdge, the next-generation trading ecosystem, has announced that it is going live with the first regulated corporate bond trading platform built using distributed ledger technology (DLT ), the technology that underpins blockchain ecosystems and digital marketplaces. LedgerEdge is powered by Corda by R3, a scalable and licensed peer-to-peer distributed platform that […]

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Corporate bonds: from words to deeds

Phoc held another working session on April 25, 2022 with the leaders of the Ministry of Public Security and the agencies of the two ministries. “The spirit of not criminalizing economic and civil relations has again been promoted,” Phoc said. The Minister’s efforts, as he explained, are aimed at delivering on the commitments made by […]

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Startups allow retail investors in India to buy corporate bonds at ₹10,000

Startups that sell corporate bonds to retail investors are booming in India. At least 10 new fintech platforms have sprung up during the pandemic in a bid to grab a share of the $1.9 trillion term bank deposit market. They promise much higher interest rates by investing money in corporate bonds, which are generally considered […]

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Negative corporate bond yields have disappeared

Negative yields have disappeared from the global corporate bond market as investors brace for monetary tightening. Every rating in a Bloomberg index that tracks the global investment-grade corporate bond market returned 0% or more as of Friday’s close, calculated using the midpoint between bid and ask prices. It’s a dramatic turnaround from August, when more […]

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Corporate bonds are back in fashion despite rising interest rates

Corporate bonds are back in fashion as rising interest rates and uncertain economic conditions push companies to find alternatives to bank financing. Photo: RNZ / Angus Dreaver The value of debt raised in the NZX bond market rose 8% in the year ended March to nearly $45 billion, driven mainly by a 47% increase in […]

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41 banks buy corporate bonds worth $11.9 billion

At a conference on developing a safe, transparent and efficient capital market on April 22, Nguyen Thi Hong, Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam, said that credit institutions are both investors direct and major issuers in the corporate bond market. The number of credit institutions buying corporate bonds rose to 41 at the end […]

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Experts urge improvement of legal framework for development of corporate bonds | Business

They were speaking at the seminar on “Sustainable development of the corporate bond market” organized by the Nguoi Lao Dong (Worker’s) newspaper on April 19. Issuing corporate bonds is an effective channel for raising capital for companies. Therefore, the corporate bond market should not be frozen with several tightening measures from the management agency just […]

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Corporate Bonds Essential for Output Growth | Business

Corporate bonds are an important capital channel for companies as well as opportunities for investors. Important chain In 2021, the corporate bond market was worth a total of VND 722.7 trillion, an increase of 56% from 2020. According to a report by Saigon Securities Company (SSI), the total amount of corporate bonds outstanding at the […]

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Fed Speakers and Corporate Bonds Keep Negative Momentum Intact

MBS Live Recap: Fed Speakers and Corporate Bonds Keep Negative Momentum Intact Tue, April 19, 2022, 5:25 PM Fed Speakers and Corporate Bonds Keep Negative Momentum Intact Bonds entered the domestic session moderately weaker, following European markets (which themselves, incidentally, were following US markets from Thursday afternoon and yesterday). The majority of morning […]

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Nigerian Tax Issues: Tax Implications of Income from Disposal of Corporate Bonds and Shares – Tax

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Uche Matthew1Olukolade Ehinmosan Nigerian Tax Problems: Income Tax Implications From the transfer of bonds and shares of companies2 Introduction In 2011, the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN), in an effort to stimulate bond investment in Nigeria, issued the […]

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Credit spreads on Aaa corporate bonds at an all-time low

Credit spreads on AAA-rated corporate bonds have fallen sharply from historical levels. Take, for example, 3-year and 5-year bonds. They are currently trading at yields of 6.4% and 6.9% respectively, just 8-9 basis points (bps) higher than similar duration government bonds (g-secs), according to the data. from Bloomberg. Based on the average of the past […]

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Corporate bond market gaps | Business

Illustrative photo At the end of 2021, the corporate bond market accounted for 16.6% of GDP, with a value of nearly VND 1.15 trillion. In 2021 alone, around 520 trillion in corporate bonds were issued by real estate companies, valued at VND 214 trillion. Legal gaps Despite the continuous adjustment of regulations regarding the issuance […]

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Corporate Bonds: Fundraising via debt placement hits 6-year low at Rs 5.88 lakh cr in FY22

New Delhi, fundraising by listed companies through private placements of corporate bonds plunged to a six-year low in 2021-22 at Rs 5.88 lakh crore due to strong equity performance and aggressive disbursement of funds by banks at a lower interest rate. This was 24% below the record Rs 7.72 lakh crore mobilized in 2020-21, according […]

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Fundraising by private placement of corporate bonds reached its lowest level in 6 years. Details here

Fundraising through private placement of corporate bonds by listed companies hit a six-year low of around ₹5.88 lakh crore for FY22 financial year. There was also a decline in the number of issues during the year under review. Demand for these bonds has slowed due to strong equity growth and aggressive fund outflows by banks […]

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Capital raising through corporate bonds may decline

HANOI: The scale of capital raising through corporate bonds is expected to decline sharply, but there will be a dramatic shift in quality, according to research on the corporate bond market by FiinRatings. A number of violations related to corporate bonds addressed recently, as well as ongoing policy changes, including the State Bank of Vietnam […]

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Private company fundraising via corporate bonds hits 6-year low in 2021 22

Fundraising by listed companies through private placements of corporate bonds fell to a six-year low in 2021-22 at ₹5.88 lakh crore due to strong equity performance and disbursement aggressive funds from the banks at a lower interest rate. This was 24% lower than the record 7.72 lakh crore mobilized in 2020-21, according to data from […]

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Corporate bonds under strict control this year

A bank employee handles cash. The corporate bond market has flourished with an estimated annual issue value of over VND500 trillion ($21.9 billion) in 2021. — VNA/VNS Photo The corporate bond market has flourished with an estimated annual issue value of over VND500 trillion ($21.9 billion) […]

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Capital raising through corporate bonds could decline sharply

VIETNAM, April 14 – Data from FiinRatings shows that the size of bond credit is currently VNĐ273.9 trillion ($12 billion) at the end of 2021. VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI The scale of capital raising through corporate bonds is expected to decline sharply, but there will be a drastic shift in quality, according to research […]

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SSC Targets False Appropriation of Corporate Bonds | Business

This was allegedly done due to the disclosure of some false information and concealment of information in cases involving the issuance of corporate bonds. According to the State Securities Commission, the basis of Decision 181/QD-UBCK was to cancel nine separate bond issues of Viet Star Real Estate Investment Company Limited, Winter Palace JSC and Investment […]

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Find opportunities in corporate bonds

Credit spreads between corporate bonds and government bonds have widened significantly this year, said Adam Ditkofsky, portfolio manager and vice president of CIBC Asset Management, even as corporate earnings remain strong. “The weakness was primarily a reflection of a reduced appetite for market risk and not a deterioration in credit fundamentals,” Ditkofsky said in an […]

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Amazon loses less than other technologies on corporate bond announcement

The “wait and see” mood on the back of weak corrective slopes in the market seems like an appropriate solution investment position for the current week, where the “no deal” used as a safety bet could become the dominant practice. In Europe, Germany’s annualized consumer inflation gauge posted a further update to 7.3%, while average […]

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PFAs increase investment in corporate bonds as total funds reach N13.76 trillion

Nigeria’s total pension fund assets reached unprecedented levels, rising by N156.2 billion to a record high of N13.76 trillion in February 2022, from N13.61 billion recorded the month previous. This is according to the unaudited report on the portfolio of the pension fund industry for the month of February 2022. According to the report, pension […]

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Corporate bonds just had their worst quarter since 1980. Now for the good news.

Text size Investors demand more compensation for default risk. The time of dreams The corporate bond market has posted a loss of more than 7% so far this year, its worst quarterly performance since 1980. That doesn’t mean investors are betting a recession is coming. While a lot of attention was paid to the liquidation […]

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Ekosem-Agrar plans to extend and cut corporate bond interest rates

DGAP-News: Ekosem-Agrar AG / Keyword(s): Bond/Financing05.04.2022 / 15:03 The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Ekosem-Agrar plans to extend and cut corporate bond interest rates Effects of Sanctions, Rising Key Rates and Currency Risks on Business Performance Currently Unforeseeable Management assumes that the planned refinancing of the 2012/2022 bond via the […]

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Waberer International: issues corporate bonds worth 111 million euros

COMMUNIQUE TO INVESTORS Waberer’s issues corporate bondss for 111 million euros Budapest, April 1, 2022 – WABERER’S INTERNATIONAL Nyrt. (hereafter: “Company“) announces that, today, the Company has subscribed for WABERERS 2032/1 EUR Kotveny (ISIN: HU0000361662) corporate bonds by private placement. The total nominal value of the bonds is 111 million euros and the nominal value […]

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Russian corporate bonds jump as vultures spy on bargains despite war in Ukraine

Prices of a handful of Russian corporate bonds have surged in the past two weeks as investors sniffed out bargains despite the ongoing war in Ukraine. Obligations of an energy company Lukoil gained significantly, with investors appearing to focus on companies with large operations outside of Russia. A Lukoil dollar bond that matures in 2023 […]

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Global corporate bonds lost $1.4 trillion in the first quarter and risks are rising

LONDON (BLOOMBERG) – Corporate bond investors are bracing for more trouble after being hammered by runaway inflation and rising yields in the first quarter. The world’s safest corporate debt pool has shrunk by US$805 billion (S$1.1 trillion) this year, while the global junk market has lost US$236 billion (S$319 billion). Singapore dollars), according to data […]

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Maanshan Iron & Steel: ANNOUNCEMENT ON PROPOSED PRC CORPORATE BOND ISSUE

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited assume no responsibility for the content of this announcement, make no representations as to its accuracy or completeness, and expressly disclaim all liability whatsoever for any loss arising out of or in reliance on any or all of the contents of […]

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Corporate bonds lost $1 billion and there are more problems ahead

Corporate debt investors brace for further trouble after a rocky quarter as economic fears remain in place as an end to the war in Ukraine may prove elusive. The world’s safest corporate debt pool has already shrunk $805 billion so far this year, while the global junk market has lost $236 billion, according to data […]

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Corporate Bonds Have Lost $1 Trillion and There Are More Troubles Ahead

(Bloomberg) – Corporate debt investors are bracing for more trouble after a rocky quarter as economic fears remain in place that an end to the war in Ukraine may prove elusive. The world’s safest corporate debt pool has already shrunk $805 billion so far this year, while the global junk market has lost $236 billion, […]

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Malaysia records RM114.28 billion in corporate bond and sukuk issuance in 2021

KUALA LUMPUR: Total issuance of corporate and sukuk bonds in Malaysia increased by 9.28% to RM114.28 billion in 2021 from RM104.58 billion issued in 2020, the Securities said Commission Malaysia (SC). In its 2021 annual report released today, the SC said it had received 72 Lodge and Launch Framework filings and approved four corporate bond […]

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Vanguard International Semiconductor: VIS to issue NT$7 billion in corporate bonds, including NT$1 billion in green bonds

VIS to issue NT$7 billion in corporate bonds, including NT$1 billion in green bonds Date:2022-03-21 Vanguard International Semiconductor Corporation today announced that the company has been approved by TPEx to prepare to issue NT$7 billion of 5-year unsecured corporate bonds. Among which, Bond A, totaling NT$6 billion with an annual interest rate of 0.90%, will […]

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Etron Technology: Issuance n°3 of unsecured corporate bonds

Close Provided by: Etron Technology, Inc. SEQ_NO 4 announcement date 2022/03/18 Announcement time 23:43:46 Topic Issue no.3 of unsecured corporate bonds Date of events 2022/03/18 What item it responds to paragraph 11 Declaration 1.Date of the board of directors resolution:2022/03/18 2.Name [issue no.__ of (secured, unsecured) corporate […]

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A draft decree aims to reduce the risks for investors in corporate bonds – Company law/commercial law

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. After the issuance of Executive Order 153, MOF became aware of certain risks associated with non-compliance and/or high-risk financing via corporate bonds. The draft decree aims to reduce the risks for investors and to make the market more […]

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LedgerEdge leverages ZeroBeta for corporate bond pricing and valuation

The BlueShift Risk Platform is a cloud-native multi-asset, risk, and market data management platform that aims to help market participants make informed decisions. LedgerEdge, a next-generation ecosystem for corporate bond trading, has selected ZeroBeta to support its real-time fixed income pricing and valuation requirements. ZeroBeta provides a financial market infrastructure specializing in risk, collateral and […]

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How to Issue Corporate Bonds in Turkey – Company Law/Commercial Law

Corporate bonds as a fundraising method Within the complex structure of capital market instruments, issuing corporate bonds appears to be an effective method of raising new funds for companies. Allowing companies to quickly access new funds can support new hiring practices and benefit the economy, so the practice of issuing corporate bonds can enable companies […]

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Highest-rated issuers rush to raise funds via corporate bonds

According to data compiled from the BSE and NSE auction platforms, corporates and banks raised 25,089.70 crores between February 21 and 28, more than 75% less than the figure for the previous week. By Manish M Suvarna Fundraising through corporate bonds surged last week, with most companies and banks with AA ratings and above rushing […]

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Talking heads – Testing times for corporate bonds

02/28/2022 1 min read Increased market volatility and uncertainty about the pace at which the ECB will proceed with its bond purchases are the main tests that investors in European corporate bonds are currently facing. Mitigating factors such as strong earnings, strong cash positions and low defaults could be negated by concerns that the central […]

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The boom in foreign currency corporate bonds after 2008

The boom in foreign-currency corporate bonds after 2008: why emerging markets are gaining momentum Charles Calomiris, Mauricio Larrain, Sergio Schmukler, Tomás Williams February 28, 2022 After the 2008 global crisis, emerging market companies dramatically increased their issuance of US dollar-denominated bonds. Focusing on the rise of foreign currency bond issuance and overall corporate debt, several […]

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A draft decree aims to reduce the risks for investors in corporate bonds

After the issuance of Executive Order 153, MOF became aware of certain risks associated with non-compliance and/or high-risk financing via corporate bonds. The draft decree aims to reduce the risks for investors and to make the market more transparent. However, with the current project, Vietnamese companies could be negatively impacted. LEGAL UPDATE On December 31, […]

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The price of AAA-rated PSU corporate bonds at G-Sec level on strong demand

Nine public entities have operated the bond market since November 2021, of which only NTPC and IOC were manufacturing entities. By Manish M Suvarna AAA-rated corporate bonds issued by public entities over the past few days have been priced at a level of government securities with a similar maturity due to strong investor demand. In […]

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EXCLUSIVE Brazil considering tax exemption for foreign investors in corporate bonds, says Ministry of Economy

A chart showing the real exchange rate of the U.S. dollar and that of several foreign currencies is pictured in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, December 16, 2015. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRASILIA, Feb 16 (Reuters) – The Brazilian government is considering an income tax exemption for foreigners who […]

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Brazil Considers Exclusive Tax Exemption for Foreign Investors in Corporate Bonds, Economy Ministry Says | Investment News

BRASILIA (Reuters) – The Brazilian government is considering an income tax exemption for foreigners who invest in domestic corporate bonds, hoping to reduce the cost of financing local businesses at a time of rising interest rates. Interest is increasing, the Economy Ministry announced on Wednesday. In a statement to Reuters, he said authorities were drafting […]

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Voluntary Retention Path: Corporate Bonds May See REIT Flow Increase After VRR Limit Hike

MUMBAI – Canadian pension funds, sovereign wealth funds from Singapore and Norway and long investors from the United States are expected to increase their investments in Indian fixed income securities after the central bank raised ownership limits on Thursday. foreign in Indian bonds. Although the upper limit could have been set taking government bonds into […]

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Alfa Laval issues corporate bonds

LUND, Sweden, February 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has raised 600 million euros on the corporate bond market, within the framework of an existing EMTN programme. The bonds will be listed on the Irish Stock Exchange. Alfa Laval issued two corporate […]

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​AkademikerPension drops €269 million of fossil fuel corporate bonds | News

Denmark’s AkademikerPension has announced it is selling DKK 2 billion (€269 million) worth of oil and gas bonds issued by fossil fuel companies including Petroleos Mexicanos, Gazprom, Qatar Energy, Petrobras and SouthWestern Energy – after selling the shares of these companies. The 20.1 billion euro pension fund, which mainly covers upper secondary teachers, said that […]

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Xtrackers by DWS offers controlled risk exposure to high yield corporate bonds with HYRM

Xtracker by DWS threw an ETF offering dynamic, risk-controlled exposure to US dollar high yield corporate bonds. the Xtrackers Risk Managed USD High Yield Strategy ETF (NYSE Arca: HYRM) tracks the Adaptive Wealth Strategies Risk Managed High Yield Index, which uses a daily algorithm to dynamically adjust exposure between bonds and cash equivalents. HYRM is […]

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EPFO plans to invest PF funds in corporate bonds

Seeking to maximize returns, the EPFO ​​(Employee’s Provident Fund Organization) is expected to resume investing in corporate bonds issued by private sector companies, after a hiatus of more than two years. Under the current investment model, EPFO ​​can invest up to 20% of its annual additional deposits – around Rs 36,000 crore at present – […]

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HPF: CEF Preferred Stock and Corporate Bonds (NYSE: HPF)

parmuratdeniz/E+ via Getty Images Thesis John Hancock Preferred Income Fund II (HPF) is a closed-end fund focused on preferred shares and preferred convertible securities. The primary objective of the fund is a high level of income, followed by preservation of capital. The vehicle aims to invest at least 50% of the fund’s holdings in higher […]

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Liquidnet targets corporate bonds and other briefs

In other news, ANZ appoints its first CTO, CME Group focuses on voluntary carbon markets and SIS Software Factory embraces e-commerce. Liquidnet offers a direct link with syndicated banks Agency broker Liquidnet is focusing on the corporate bond issuance process through a new feature that aims to bring straight-through processing to the front to middle […]

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Can Nigerian startups adopt corporate bonds to finance themselves?

As we settle into 2022, the numbers for African tech fundraising have crystallized. Last week, Partech Africa published a report on the total startup funding raised in Africa, which is $6 billion. This record was almost 4 times the amount raised in 2020, a year in which fundraising for the ecosystem declined for the first […]

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Regulation expected to limit corporate bond growth | Bank and finance

Illustrative photo The government has now taken steps to tighten control under Circular 16/2021/TT-NHNN on the purchase and sale of corporate bonds by credit institutions and branches of foreign banks, which will be effective from January 15, 2022. It remains to be seen whether this regulation will help to tighten banks’ investment in corporate bonds […]

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UK corporate bonds sell off after BoE flags sell off

UK corporate bonds sold off on Thursday after the Bank of England raised interest rates and unexpectedly announced its decision to sell off its small stock of corporate debt entirely. The BoE’s asset purchase programme, introduced in 2016, allows the bank to buy sterling-denominated bonds from companies “deemed to be making a significant contribution to […]

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With rates moving, shorten the duration of corporate bonds

In a rising rate environment, bond investors are caught between a rock and a hard place, but one solution is to add shorter-duration corporate bonds. The Federal Reserve is already considering raising rates this year, which could erode bond incomes over time, especially if inflation continues to soar. Corporate bonds could be the sweet spot, […]

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Corporate bond issues will benefit from standards offered by RBI: India Ratings

MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) working paper on prudential standards for banks’ investment portfolio, if implemented, is expected to bring about structural changes by allowing corporate bonds to qualify for the held-to-maturity (HTM) portfolio, said India Ratings and Research. The proposed inclusion of corporate bonds will catalyze bank investments in corporate bonds, especially […]

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RBI Investment Corporate Bonds: Proposed Changes to RBI Investment Standards to Usher in Structural Changes in the Bond Market: Report

Mumbai: The proposed revision of prudential standards for banks’ investment portfolio by the Reserve Bank will bring about structural changes in the system by allowing corporate bonds to qualify for the held-to-maturity portfolio ( HTM), if implemented, according to a report by ratings firm Ratings of India. “The proposed inclusion of corporate bonds will catalyze […]

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High income from corporate bonds

As interest rates rise, the value of current bonds declines. Additionally, bonds that have a longer duration lose value faster as rates rise because the lender’s money is tied up in the loan longer as rates rise, notes Michael Fosterinvestment strategist at Opposite perspectives. But this time, long-term bonds are way oversold; the market sells […]

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Can corporate bonds be a shining light for investors in 2022?

While forecasting a better outlook for equities than fixed income, Nordea’s multi-asset team expects corporate bond fundamentals to remain healthy in 2022. Given the low yield environment, Asbjørn Trolle Hansen, head of the multi-asset team at Nordea, said the team has maintained its cautious stance in the fixed income space. However, much of this caution […]

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Tech-light corporate bonds escape worst of stock market woes

Even though US investment grade credit risk premia have reached their highest level in a year, they are at levels similar to those of early February 2020. Credit may have been boosted less by central bank stimulus; US IG debt holders have returned 9% through 2020-21, while US equities have returned 47%. Many companies also […]

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Analysis: Tech-light corporate bonds escape worst of stock market woes

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., January 21, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Feb 1 (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Reserve is on a warpath and global equities had their worst start to the year since […]

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Analysis-Tech-Light Corporate bonds deviate from worst stock market woes | Investment News

By Yoruk Bahceli and Saikat Chatterjee LONDON (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Reserve is on a warpath and global equities had their worst start to the year since 2016, but corporate credit, with limited exposure to the hardest-hit tech companies, is showing signs of remarkably resistant. While US and European corporate bonds – those rated […]

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Investment grade corporate bonds head for 5th worst monthly return on record

Debt sold by the biggest companies stumbled at the start of 2022, with most of the nearly $11 trillion U.S. corporate bond market poised for its fifth-worst monthly return on record. Investment grade corporate bonds, debt issued by many leading S&P 500 SPXs, +1.89% companies, were heading for a 3.1% loss on a total return […]

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Use Short Term Corporate Bonds Like These 4 To Wait For Next Fed Rate Hikes

Fed rate hike expected throughout 2022 Getty It’s now official, the Federal Reserve is fueling up for its anti-inflationary rate hikes. The Fed’s reasoning for raising interest rates is well documented. The question is how best to manage it in your investment portfolios? Should you adopt a bunker mentality and settle for having money? Maybe […]

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Ugly days for corporate bonds are buying time for Wall Street

(Bloomberg) – Federal Reserve rate hikes look set to make things more difficult for credit markets, and U.S. corporate bonds are off to a rocky start to 2022 in anticipation of that. But some Wall Street strategists believe those fears have escalated, creating a buying opportunity in parts of the high-end market. U.S. investment-grade bond […]

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CONDITIONS FOR PURCHASING CORPORATE BONDS

Tender procedure, 2022-02-02 Obligations Bonds issued in SEK by Swedish non-financial corporations. The following bonds are eligible for delivery: STOCKHOLM EXERGI HOLD: SE0012193829, 2026-09-11 FORTUM VARME HOLDING SAM: SE0010599019, 2025-02-24 SPECIALFASTIGHETER SVERI: SE0010600270, 2024-11-28 SPECIALFASTIGHETER SVERI: SE0011869916, 2025-05-12 Holmen AB: SE0013359437, 2024-10-29 Holmen AB: SE0012676708, 2025-02-12 ELECTROLUX AB: XS2152294679, 2023-04-06 ELECTROLUX AB: XS2081016920, 2024-11-19 AB […]

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What are corporate bonds and how do they work?

Corporate bonds are excellent investments for those seeking higher yields and can withstand increased risk Kameleon007 for iStockphoto; Cloth Contents What is a corporate bond? In a nutshell, a corporate bond is like a loan from an investor to a company, which the company repays with interest on the bond’s maturity date. Companies see bonds […]

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Wall Street banks have their eyes on corporate bonds

Oith the end of bond purchases by the Federal Reserve, the big Wall Street banks are salivating at the idea of ​​buying corporate bonds. With inflation soaring, the Fed is also looking to raise interest rates this year as the economy continues to recover from the pandemic. Before that happens, banks are looking to add […]

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Corporate bonds will need to offer better yields to compete with government bonds: report

Corporate bond issuers in India will have to offer higher yields on their papers as they compete with government issued government bonds. At the same time, rising yields on these bonds have led to a general decrease in the number of bond issues, experts said, as reported by the Mint. “Corporate bond issuance has fallen […]

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RBI proposes to add corporate bonds to banks’ HTM category

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday proposed to allow banks to keep corporate bonds, even shares of subsidiaries, associates and joint ventures in the held-to-maturity (HTM) category. of their investment books. An investment in the HTM category does not need to be valued at the current market price and therefore banks do not […]

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Record buyback of corporate bonds not a problem

“Repayment of corporate bonds is routine and not all companies necessarily renew loans. The BFSI sector, which is engaged in lending business, may be eager to borrow,” said Ajay Manglunia, MD and Head of Institutional Fixed Income at JM Financial. By Manish M Suvarna Around Rs 5.6 lakh crore of corporate bonds are due to […]

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Corporate bonds under strict control this year | Business

A bank employee handles cash. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNS/VNA) – As the corporate bond market has shown signs of rapid growth, this capital raising channel will be closely inspected and monitored this year. The corporate bond market flourished with an estimate annual issue value over VND500 trillion (21.9 billion) in 2021, bringing the total value […]

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PDS plans to launch the country’s first digital corporate bonds in February

THE Philippine Dealing System Holdings Corp. (PDS) will launch the country’s first digital corporate bond in February to deepen local capital markets, the Department of Finance (DoF) said. The show will use distributed ledger technology, where transactions are recorded across multiple sites instead of a centralized database. The Chairman and CEO of Philippine Dealing and […]

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Newfield Resources Ltd strengthens its financial base by paying off corporate bond debt and raising $12.5m

Newfield Resources Ltd (ASX:NWF) is set to repay $40 million in corporate bond debt and increase its available capital while advancing the development of the Tongo diamond mine in the east of the Sierra Leone. The diamond developer and explorer is also set to raise $12.5 million through a firm commitment and underwriting program, which […]

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Reliance Jio seeks to raise Rs 8,000 crore through corporate bonds

India’s leading telecommunications company is seeking to raise Rs 8,000 crore through corporate bonds. Reliance Jio Infocomm will sell corporate bonds in the local market next week to raise funds, The Economic Times reported. The corpus generated from the bonds will be used to repay dues the company accrued from buying spectrum in the 2014 […]

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Sebi revamps secondary markets, mutual fund and corporate bond advisory boards

New Delhi: Market regulator Sebi has restructured its three advisory boards relating to the secondary market, mutual funds, corporate bonds and securitization. Revamping its secondary market committee, Sebi listed Zerodha co-founder and CEO Nithin Kamath among the new inductees to the 17-member panel, according to the latest information on the regulator’s website. The advisory board […]

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Sebi revamps advisory boards on secondary markets, mutual funds and corporate bonds

Market regulator Sebi has restructured its three advisory committees relating to the secondary market, mutual funds and corporate bonds and securitisation. Revamping its secondary market committee, Sebi listed Zerodha co-founder and CEO Nithin Kamath among the new inductees to the 17-member panel, according to the latest information on the regulator’s website. The advisory board will […]

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Should we invest in corporate bonds via new platforms?

Even though interest rates are at rock bottom today, bond investors have reason to rejoice. With the recent emergence of many fixed income platforms such as Bondskart, BondsIndia and Axis Direct YIELD, investing in a wide variety of corporate bonds has become easier for retail investors. However, a minimum investment requirement of ₹2 lakh on […]

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Corporate bonds could reward income investors in 2022

Generally speaking, 2021 has been an unforgettable year in the bond market and more frustration could occur in 2022 as the Federal Reserve intensifies its tapering activities and embarks on interest rate hikes. Corporate bonds could be a way for investors to stay committed to fixed income in the new year without worrying about Fed […]

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Accessing corporate bond liquidity

With Joel Kim, Head of International Fixed Income and CEO Asia ex-Japan, Dimensional Fund Advisors Briefly describe Dimensional Fund Advisors, including its fixed income trading team, operations and capabilities? Dimensional is a global systematic investment manager, founded by David Booth in 1981, and with $653 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2021, […]

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cbs: for corporate bond market making

Sebi has released a consultation paper on corporate bond (CB) market making. Issuance has increased significantly in recent times, but the bulk of CBs continue to be privately placed and held to maturity, hampering transparency and market efficiency. A thriving secondary market for COs would strengthen liquidity, lead to better price discovery, and therefore lower […]

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Kenya to ban directors on corporate bonds

By JAMES ANYANZWA Kenya has introduced new measures to penalize and ban business leaders who misuse corporate bond proceeds following a series of defaults that undermined investor confidence. The new Capital Markets Authority (CMA) policy requires company directors to file quarterly reports with the authority on the use of borrowed funds to ensure that bond […]

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Demand for U.S. corporate bonds could rise thanks to foreign purchases, JPMorgan expert says

Foreign investors looking for higher Treasury yields could support demand for US corporate bonds, according to an expert from JPMorgan. Foreign holdings of US corporate bonds surged midweek “after the 10-year Treasury yield rose about 18 basis points,” Bloomberg reported with remarks from Eric Beinstein, who heads the high quality US credit research and strategy […]

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Portfolio Management Services will transact 10% on corporate bonds through a quote request platform: SEBI

The new framework, which will come into effect from April 1, 2022, will also increase liquidity on the exchange, the Securities and Exchange Board of India said. To improve the transparency of debt investments by portfolio management services in corporate bonds, Sebi said on Thursday that PMS will have to conduct at least 10% of […]

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The largest private placement of corporate bonds on the AeRO market: TEILOR Holding raises RON 45 million from BVB investors. Filip & Company provides legal assistance

TEILOR Holding SA, a group of companies that includes the luxury jewelry chain TEILOR, Teilor Invest Exchange and the financial credit company Invest Intermed GF IFN, announces the successful closing of the first corporate bond issue and the raising of a total of 45 million lei from Investors BVB. The two private placements, one in […]

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Double whammy for low-rated corporate bonds

At the end of a hectic week for low-rated corporate bonds, it is the Federal Reserve, not the Omicron coronavirus variant, that remains the biggest concern for investors in the asset class. By now, many debt investors have grown accustomed to the sharp swings in the markets after a surge in Covid-19 cases sparked a […]

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JM Financial launches digital investment platform for corporate bonds

JM Financial Group has launched a digital bond investment platform called Bondskart.com, to improve retail investor participation in the corporate securities market. The move follows the Reserve Bank of India’s Retail Direct Scheme which seeks to broaden the investor base for g-secs. The platform aims to create an ecosystem in which retail investors can easily […]

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What to watch with corporate bonds in 2022

Good quality corporate bonds are not doing much to boost investor confidence this year. For example, the widely followed Markit iBoxx USD Liquid Investment Grade Index is down 5.18% year-to-date, adding another layer of frustration to the 2021 fixed income market. However, 2022 could bring better things with higher quality companies, especially if downgrades and […]

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Wealth Management Products and Corporate Bonds – The Diplomat

Advertising Chinese property developers recently missed payments on wealth management products and corporate bonds, which compete for the title of China’s riskiest assets. Major promoters raised funds through all available channels to maintain cash flow. Principal and interest from investment income frequently came from property sales, which have declined sharply this year. As a result, […]

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Is securitized debt a better option than corporate bonds?

As inflationary pressures continue, it may become difficult to obtain fixed income through bonds, but there is another option: securitized debt. “Rising inflation in the United States could end up being much better for consumers than for businesses, so investors should turn away from corporate bonds and into asset-backed securities and securities. ‘other securitized debt, […]

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Goldman says investors should look to debt securitized from corporate bonds

(Bloomberg) — Rising inflation in the United States could end up being much better for consumers than for businesses, so investors should shift away from corporate bonds and into asset-backed securities. assets and other securitized debt, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. strategists. Supply chain disruptions will likely limit corporate profits next year, which could […]

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Sebi: Sebi mulls over market-making mechanism for corporate bonds

Mumbai: Sebi has proposed to introduce market makers in the corporate bond market. Market makers provide continuous two-way markets for buyers and sellers. The vast majority of bonds in global markets, including India, are traded over-the-counter (OTC) rather than on exchanges. Sebi proposed that stockbrokers and investment bankers could double as market makers for the […]

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Investors would benefit from “stable credit profiles and low interest rates”, analyst says

Monica Erickson, DoubleLine Capital Investment Grade Corporate Bond Portfolio Manager, assesses the state of the corporate bond market and its areas of weakness and profitability for investors. Video transcript BRIAN SOZZI: Okay, let’s get back to inflation and interest rates here. The bond market has come to know only a land of low interest rates. […]

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Investors would benefit from ‘stable credit profiles, low interest rates’, analyst says

Monica Erickson, investment grade corporate bond portfolio manager at DoubleLine Capital, assesses the state of the corporate bond market and its areas of weakness and profitability for investors. Video transcript BRIAN SOZZI: Well, back to inflation here and interest rates. The bond market has come to know only a low interest rate country. This rings […]

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Uncertainty over EPFO’s Rs 11,000 crore investment in corporate bonds

The pension fund body purchased securities worth Rs 1,873.84 crore issued by IDFC First Bank between July 2010 and May 2015. In Indiabulls Housing, EPFO ​​had a total exposure of Rs 1,600 crore in September of this year. An investment of around Rs 11,000 crore made between 2010 and 2017 by the Employees Provident Fund […]