Monday, 18 December 2017

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  • Moody's sign

    Xmas tax treats for most corporate borrowers: report

    Ticker | 15 December 2017

    Most corporate issuers (except for highly leveraged borrowers) will benefit from tax overhaul legislation now under consideration, Moody’s said in a report released Friday.

  • US Bond: Amazon's US$16bn seven-tranche bond

    All Special Reports | 15 December 2017

    Online behemoth Amazon stayed true to its disruptive nature with a US$16bn seven-part bond issue – the fourth-largest of the year – to help fund its transformative acquisition of Whole Foods Market.

  • Picture of Two Penn Plaza, which is part of Vornado Realty Trust's Manhattan portfolio

    Vornado offers first bond deal since 2014

    Ticker | 12 December 2017

    New York realty company Vornado is expected to sell its first bond since 2014 on Tuesday, a US$350m seven-year fixed-rate offering.

  • US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen

    Five high-grade deals hit market before Fed

    Ticker | 12 December 2017

    Five investment-grade bond deals are expected to price Tuesday in the US dollar market, including a benchmark trade from Banco Santander Chile, as issuers look to price deals ahead of an expected US rates hike.

  • Serbian Orthodox priests burn dried oak branches for Orthodox Christmas Eve in Belgrade

    IFR SNAPSHOT: Yule logs starting to outshine yield spreads

    Ticker | 12 December 2017

    Look for a quiet day in the investment-grade corporate bond market on Tuesday, with one deal expected, as the holiday season continues to move in and bankers start to think of Yule logs instead of yield spreads.

  • IFR SNAPSHOT: Market winding down as Holiday spirit visits

    Ticker | 11 December 2017

    Don’t expect a busy Monday or even a busy week as the market begins to embrace the Holiday spirit and the Fed meets with the expectation of a rate rise.

  • IFR SNAPSHOT: Solid US jobs report to buoy credit markets

    Ticker | 08 December 2017

    The solid US employment report released Friday morning is expected to support the credit markets.

  • IFR SNAPSHOT: Relentless supply pace continues

    Ticker | 07 December 2017

    Tis the season for giving and the corporate bond new issue market is being very generous.

  • IFR SNAPSHOT: December warms to 10 IG and HY deals

    Ticker | 04 December 2017

    December opens with a jolly burst of deals, with five high-grade issues, including jam maker JM Smucker, and up to five high-yield offerings expected to step into the market.

  • IFR SNAPSHOT: Is it over yet?

    Ticker | 01 December 2017

    The corporate bond market is lurching into the final month of the year Friday, exhausted from a record volume of IG issuance, unrelenting investor appetite from here and abroad, and surprisingly robust high yield and structured finance markets.

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