High Yield Bonds
Survey: Demand for EM debt steady despite rate rises
Fund managers favour high yield credit and local currency emerging market debt but remain cautious on investment grade credit, according to survey of fixed income firms.
Liquidity concern raising risk in European high yield market – Pictet
European high yield bonds are likely to be less attractive this year after a strong performance in 2017, due to high valuations and liquidity risk, argues David Gaud, chief investment officer Asia for Pictet Wealth Management.
BNY Mellon launches benchmark hugging high-yield bond fund
BNY Mellon IM has launched a high-yield bond fund. The new fund aims to combine “the best of the active and passive worlds” while still charging less than the most popular US high-yield bond ETFs.
Why you should rethink joining the high-yield ETF boom
Ten years of booming growth pushed global assets under management in high yield bond ETFs past $51bn (€42.6bn) in 2016, but are the apparent diversification benefits everything they’re cracked up to be?
How volatile are investors in their allocation opinions?
Every quarter, Expert Investor asks European fund buyers how they intend to change their allocations. Click through the slides below to see which asset classes investors change their views about most frequently.
Fund buyers put faith in Europe, turn bearish on US
European equity funds again top investors’ wish lists. Appetite for US equities, however, has vanished as quickly as it surfaced in the wake of Trump’s election victory. Demand for high-yield bonds also declining.