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Investing in High-Yield Bonds

High yield: Coping with a new environment

January 2019 (magazine)By

This year high-yield investors will have to weather not only the winding up of quantitative easing but additional political challenges

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Leveraged loans: Applying leverage

January 2019 (magazine)By Dewi John

Leveraged loans have performed well recently but regulators are expressing concerns about risks

Banking debt: The paradox of bank debt

January 2019 (magazine)By

The peculiarity of bank debt is that it can be issued by institutions with strong balance sheets

High Yield: New risks and opportunities

April 2018 (magazine)By

The positive global economic outlook brings possibilities for investors in high-yield and credit

All Investing in High-Yield Bonds

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German chemicals company de-risks with lump sum payments

Fri, 12 Apr 2019By

Employees respond positively as Henkel offers one-off payment to reduce DB liabilities

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Accounting roundup: Guidance issued on pension equality costs

Wed, 10 Apr 2019By

Plus: Hybrid pension plan accounting; Politicians call for break up of ‘big four’; FRC publishes draft plan and budget

Accountancy

IFRS committee rules on DC refunds for plan sponsors

Mon, 1 Apr 2019By

IFRS Interpretations Committee says discounts on overpayments to DC plans shouldn’t mean DB treatment is necessary

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Resist the scourge of presentism

April 2019 (Magazine)By

It has become fashionable to insist on the importance of taking a long-term view but few achieve it in practice

All News and Opinion

On the record: Delivering on our promise

April 2019 (Magazine)By

Dmytro Sheludchenko of Sweden’s AP1 buffer fund explains how it constructs and manages its factor-investing portfolios

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How we run our money: APK Pensionskasse

April 2019 (Magazine)By

Christian Böhm, CEO of Austria’s APK Pensionskasse, talks about the organisation’s blend of dynamic and long-term investment strategy 

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Cheyne Capital Management: High-impact debt investor

April 2019 (Magazine)By

The growth of non-bank lending in Europe is often mentioned as a trend that could radically transform the European economy. This remains to be seen, but if banks gradually give some of their dominance in the lending market, then firms such as Cheyne Capital Management stand to benefit. 

On the Record: Looking beyond Brexit

March 2019 (Magazine)By , , , Paula Garrido

We asked European pension funds whether they see value in investing in UK assets. Despite the uncertainty regarding Brexit, most still see opportunities in the long term

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How we run our money: Bank of Ireland

March 2019 (Magazine)By

Paul Droop  (pictured), CIO of the Bank of Ireland’s staff pension scheme, tells Carlo Svaluto Moreolo  about his approach to building a shockproof portfolio 

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