Monday, 23 October 2017

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  • US junk bond market set for busiest week in nine months

    Ticker | 08 March 2017

    The US high yield bond market is headed for its busiest week in nine months with weekly volumes expected to top US$10bn by the end of Wednesday, according to IFR data.

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    UPDATE 2-Valeant plans US$2.5bn junk bond Thursday

    Ticker | 08 March 2017

    Valeant Pharmaceuticals International plans to sell a US$2.5bn junk bond on Thursday to refinance debt, according to a source familiar with the situation.

  • MOVES-S&P's sovereign ratings head leaves company

    Ticker | 07 March 2017

    S&P’s head of sovereign ratings John Chambers is leaving the agency after 24 years, according to an email to friends and colleagues that was seen by IFR.

  • Belize creditors approve bond restructuring

    Ticker | 06 March 2017

    Belize and holders of its only international bond have hammered out an agreement to restructure the terms of the notes in the Central American nation’s third such operation in a decade.

  • Junk bond investors upbeat at Miami conference

    Bonds | 03 March 2017

    The tone was upbeat at an annual junk bond market conference in Miami last week, but some participants warned against aggressive risk-taking in an investment climate that has vastly improved over the past year.

  • High-yield bankers brace for US$5.5bn supply surge this week

    Ticker | 02 March 2017

    Activity in the US high-yield market picked up steam on Thursday, as seven junk-rated borrowers announced new bond sales to refinance existing debt.

  • Intelsat junk bonds rally on merger

    Ticker | 28 February 2017

    Junk bonds of debt-laden satellite operator Intelsat rallied sharply Tuesday after it agreed to merge with SoftBank-backed OneWeb in a move that could substantially cut its debt load.

  • Argentina's Santa Fe eyes bond market return

    Ticker | 28 February 2017

    Argentina’s Province of Santa Fe is looking to return to the bond markets soon with another US$250m offering, an investor told IFR on Tuesday.

  • Sprint, Netflix planning more bonds: investors

    Ticker | 27 February 2017

    Sprint and Netflix plan to issue more high-yield bonds in coming months, according to investors attending JP Morgan’s annual global high yield and leveraged finance conference in Miami.

  • UPDATE-Ardagh returns to bond market ahead of IPO plans

    Ticker | 24 February 2017

    Packaging company Ardagh made a quick return to the high-yield bond market on Friday with a dual-currency deal that will improve its debt profile ahead of a long-awaited initial public offering.