Tuesday, 20 March 2018

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  • UBS building in New York

    Rising leverage, more Triple C issuers among credit concerns: UBS

    Ticker | 19 March 2018

    UBS analysts warn there are three credit market imbalances to watch: A rise in lower rated, longer dated high-grade corporate bonds; a sharp increase of Triple C rated issuers; and excessive debt growth in the technology, electronic and pharma sectors.

  • US ABS logs busiest week in years

    Structured Finance | 16 March 2018

    The US ABS primary logged its busiest week in years last week, as investor demand in the sector remains strong despite softness and volatility elsewhere in credit.

  • A Toys R Us store

    Almost US$5bn CMBS has Toys 'R' Us exposure

    Ticker | 15 March 2018

    Almost US$5bn of debt tied to troubled toy retailer Toys ‘R’ Us real estate has been bundled into commercial mortgage bonds, according to rating agency KBRA.

  • Community Health Systems logo

    CHS bonds mixed after company hires advisors

    Ticker | 15 March 2018

    Bonds of Community Health Systems were mixed on Thursday, after the acute-care hospital operator said it had hired advisors to explore refinancing options.

  • Sprint

    Sprint launches near US$4bn spectrum bond

    Ticker | 14 March 2018

    Telecom carrier Sprint is set to raise almost US$4bn from a bond backed by its spectrum, a deal some analysts say will further boost its liquidity and help better prepare for a potentially tough year ahead.

  • Sprint back for more

    Structured Finance | 09 March 2018

    US wireless carrier Sprint filed on Monday for an asset-backed bond that will mortgage some of its wireless spectrum - its second such deal following its debut in 2016.

  • Teva Pharmaceutical logo

    Teva upsizes US$4.5bn-equivalent junk bond

    Ticker | 07 March 2018

    Teva Pharmaceutical, rated Ba2/BB/BB, launched a bigger-than-expected US$4.5bn-equivalent four part high-yield bond on Wednesday, its first as a junk-rated issuer, one of the banks leading the deal told IFR.

  • IFR SNAPSHOT-CVS mega bond takes front and center stage

    Ticker | 06 March 2018

    Drugstore chain CVS is taking the limelight in the investment-grade bond market Tuesday as it looks to price what could the third biggest US dollar corporate bond offering of all time.

  • Sprint logo

    Sprint preps second spectrum-backed bond

    Ticker | 05 March 2018

    US wireless carrier Sprint on Monday filed for an asset-backed bond that will mortgage some of its wireless spectrum, its second such deal following its debut in 2016.

  • Logos of CVS and Aetna are displayed on a monitor above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    IFR SNAPSHOT-Credit off to wobbly start as big deals loom

    Ticker | 05 March 2018

    The high-grade, high-yield and LatAm credit markets are off to a slow start in the primary, but there are some high-profile deals looming including a potential US$40bn M&A bond from CVS to finance its acquisition of Aetna.

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