TITLE

Convertibles Supply May Not Meet Demand

AUTHOR(S)
Sheahan, Matthew
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
High Yield Report;1/17/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article looks forward to demand for convertible bonds in the U.S. in 2011. It expects convertible bonds to fail in meeting demand in the high yield market as companies issue regular junk bonds. It observes that investors want convertible bonds because they can be converted into equity. The article attributes this failure to low interest rates.
ACCESSION #
57464742

 

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