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Plain sailing for floating assets in 2022?

Plain sailing for floating assets in 2022?

Secured loans markets have experienced fairly calm conditions in early 2022, notes David Milward, Head of Loans, while sharing his expectations for the rest of the year.

The necessity of yield in 2022

The necessity of yield in 2022

Why the yield provided by the high yield asset class may prove helpful in navigating the volatility likely to emerge in 2022.

Global investment grade: High uncertainty meets low dispersion

Global investment grade: High uncertainty meets low dispersion

James Briggs, corporate credit portfolio manager, considers the winds of change affecting the balance of risk and opportunity in investment grade in 2022.

Euro investment grade: A test of discipline in 2022

Euro investment grade: A test of discipline in 2022

Tim Winstone, corporate credit manager, discusses how a cautious and steady approach to steering through 2022 makes sense for both the European Central Bank (ECB) and investors.

Secured Credit: 2022 – year of the ‘carry’?

Secured Credit: 2022 – year of the ‘carry’?

What is in store for secured credit markets in 2022? Colin Fleury, Head of Secured Credit, shares his views.

High yield bonds: looking beneath the bonnet

High yield bonds: looking beneath the bonnet

Why we believe high-yield bond returns in 2022 will be driven more by understanding the mechanics of individual companies’ fundamentals.

Upwardly mobile: credit’s quest for glory

Upwardly mobile: credit’s quest for glory

Fixed income portfolio managers Tom Ross and Tim Winstone explore how a drive to improve among corporate borrowers can have winning results for both companies and investors.

China’s three Cs: COVID, consumption and credit

China’s three Cs: COVID, consumption and credit

Jennifer James, emerging market credit portfolio manager, considers how policies enacted by China’s government towards COVID, consumption and credit are likely to shape China’s near-term trajectory.

Blink and you’ll miss it

Blink and you’ll miss it

Are we setting up for one of the shortest business cycles in history?

Truffle hunting in credit

Truffle hunting in credit

While the easy returns from corporate bonds since the COVID recovery may largely be over, opportunities can still be unearthed via a selective approach.

The Case for Alternatives in a Buoyant Market

The Case for Alternatives in a Buoyant Market

After months in which excess liquidity has fueled strong returns in equities and fixed income, investors may need alternatives.

ISG Insight: Thriving in the bond market

ISG Insight: Thriving in the bond market

Recent months have seen macro and microeconomic fundamentals broadly improve and corporate bond markets are priced for this to continue. We dedicated an ISG meeting to consider what could go wrong and how fixed income markets might respond.