Canada's Junk Bond Market Hits Growth Spurt

Iyer, Gayatri
July 2010
High Yield Report;7/19/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 29, p11
The article reports on the slow growth of the junk bond issuance in Canada, according to market watchers. BMO Capital stated that for the first six months of 2010, it increased by 3.5%. It notes on the popularity of the bond deals of Videotron and Corus Entertainment. Institutional investors are said to fuel the demand for high-yielding instruments in Canada.


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