Corporate Debt

Autonomy founder Lynch set for $5 billion Hewlett-Packard court…

Autonomy founder Lynch set for $5 billion Hewlett-Packard court…

Published 23/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Mike Lynch, once hailed as Britain’s answer to Bill Gates, faces Hewlett-Packard (HP) in London’s High Court on Monday in a multi-billion [more…]

Skittish investors pull more than $20 billion from stocks, rush…

Skittish investors pull more than $20 billion from stocks, rush…

Published 22/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global equity funds saw massive outflows this week, a sharp reversal from last week’s inflows as pessimism over economic growth gripped investors [more…]

Overdone? Short EU equities ‘most crowded’ trade for first time

Overdone? Short EU equities ‘most crowded’ trade for first time

Published 19/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Fund managers have named bearish bets in European equities as the “most crowded” trade in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s survey for [more…]

Equity funds see biggest weekly inflows in a year: BAML

Equity funds see biggest weekly inflows in a year: BAML

Published 15/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors plowed $14.2 billion into global equity funds this week, the largest amount in a year as investors jumped on to 2019’s [more…]

Worst start to year for equity flows since 2008: BAML

Worst start to year for equity flows since 2008: BAML

Published 08/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A $10 billion wipeout over the last week has compounded the worst start to a year for equity flows since 2008, Bank [more…]

JPMorgan backs away from private prison finance

JPMorgan backs away from private prison finance

Published 05/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co has decided to stop financing private operators of prisons and detention centers, which have become targets of [more…]

Slowdown to showdown: Five questions for the ECB

Slowdown to showdown: Five questions for the ECB

Published 04/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Two months after ending its massive stimulus scheme, the European Central Bank faces growing pressure to address how it will protect the [more…]

Hedge funds hunt for shipping debt in new market push

Hedge funds hunt for shipping debt in new market push

Published 21/02/2019

(Corrects Feb. 20 story to remove incorrect reference to sale of loans by Varde and Oakhill) By Jonathan Saul and Maiya Keidan LONDON (Reuters) - [more…]

Brookfield in talks with India’s Reliance Industries to buy tower,…

Brookfield in talks with India’s Reliance Industries to buy tower,…

Published 08/02/2019

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Canadian private equity firm Brookfield Asset Management is in preliminary talks with India’s Reliance Industries to buy a stake in its optical [more…]

Investors pump record amounts of cash in emerging markets: BAML

Investors pump record amounts of cash in emerging markets: BAML

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors pumped record high volumes of cash into emerging markets shares and bonds in the past week, Bank of America Merrill Lynch [more…]