Absolute Insight editorial update Q1 2016: Market intelligence from the Absolute Insight team
The European central bank dipped its toe in corporate debt markets last year when it added state-backed corporate bonds to its list of eligible purchases. The announcement sends a message that the ECB has not reached the limits of what it is prepared to do.
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Born in the USA - Markets love a meme. The current obsession is all things Chinese – stock market volatility, currency depreciation and the continuing freefall in commodity prices are, according to the prevailing view, all made in China.
Investors looking to garner attractive returns from credit markets are faced with an adverse selection problem. Though large parts of global credit have sold-off in recent months and spreads over core global rates have increased, the overall returns available are still low.
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* Source: Insight Investment as at 31 December 2015.