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Sentiment Turns Negative in Latest IACPM Credit Outlook Survey

Credit Spreads Expected To Widen; Defaults Flat Or Higher      New York, NY – Sentiment turned negative in the latest survey of credit portfolio managers in the second quarter IACPM Credit Outlook Survey after several quarters of improving forecasts. The Major Market Credit Spread Outlook Index was negative -20.1 for the quarter which means respondents generally believe …

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IACPM Submits Letter to the Bank for International Settlements

In a letter to the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) the IACPM voices concerns in regard to the additive effects of the December 2009 published capital and liquidity proposals (“Basel III”) on the cost of corporate credit. Please click here to read the letter. Please click here to view all public responses to Basel III on the BIS website. For more information, or …

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First Quarter 2010 – Press Release

IACPM Credit Outlook Survey Forecasts Fewer Defaults Despite Positive Results, Concerns Remain New York, NY – The IACPM Credit Outlook Survey turned sharply positive in the latest reading, with a forecast of easing default risk and tighter credit spreads. The survey, conducted among members of the International Association of Credit Portfolio Managers at the beginning of …

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