Positive indicators

Zwirn, Ed
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/23/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 63, p26
Trade Publication
The article discusses high-yield bonds which, along with equities, are the first to feel the ill effects of market fluctuations. Demand for these instruments of high-yield debt, especially bonds in the chemical sector, remain high. In the first quarter of 2007, a global total of $4.2bn (€ 3.1bn) of high-yield bonds were issued, with 43% of this going to mergers and acquisitions.


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