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Europe’s corporate bond market phones in sick

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By Max Bower, Robert Cooke, Ross Lancaster, Victor Jimenez
20 Jan 2016

January so far has been dire for corporate new issuance in Europe. Even the most cautious of market participants could not have envisaged deal flow being this bad. By January 20, there had been eight corporate investment grade and high yield issues in euros, sterling and Swiss francs, totalling €6.4bn. By the same point last year, the figure was €21.8bn.

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By Max Bower, Robert Cooke, Ross Lancaster, Victor Jimenez
20 Jan 2016