The case for high-yield bonds

September 2013
Money Marketing;9/5/2013, p32
The article focuses on the impact of the quantitative easing announced by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on global bonds. Since the announcement, asset purchases and sterling corporate bonds have declined, while global high-yield bonds have earned an increase in return year-to-date. The author stresses that high-yield bonds can perform well as economic growth drives corporate earnings and companies' ability to repay their debt.


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