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Latest Insights

May 2020

Dismal data and downgrades continue.

FIXED INCOME DESK

In Credit - Weekly Snapshot

Our fixed income team provide their weekly snapshot of market events.

11 May 2020

Investment grade credit: how cheap are credit spreads?

Christopher Hult

Portfolio Manager, Fixed income

From the middle of February to late March was one of the worst periods of performance for risk markets in general and for investment grade (IG) credit in particular. This was in response to the Covid-19 crisis and was marked by both the speed and extent of the spread widening.