Moody's: Corp Bond Issuance Trying to Beat QE2

Sheahan, Matthew
April 2011
High Yield Report;4/4/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 14, p15
The article discusses the report by Moody's Investors Service which suggests that corporate issuers may cram over pricing bonds in advance of the expiration of the Federal Reserve's quantitative easing program.


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