European HY: A Record 2011, and Then?

Sheahan, Matthew
March 2011
High Yield Report;3/28/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 13, p25
The article discusses a report published by Fitch Ratings on the performance of the European junk bond market in 2011. It is stated that European junk bond issuance will grow during the year from a capacity of 16.2 billion U.S. dollars. The factors that benefited European high yield issuers include low defaults, accommodative monetary policies, and strong corporate structures.


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