high-yield bond

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a (speculative) bond with a credit rating of BB or lower

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In fact, the share of newly issued speculative grade bonds rated 'CCC' or lower was again relatively high, accounting for 18.
However, while par rating activity was strongly positive across the highly rated and large banking and finance sector, rating activity across the broad spectrum of investment grade industrial issues and across the pool of speculative grade bonds was net negative, with the par value of downgrades topping upgrades by a margin of 2-to-1 for investment grade industrials and 1.
dollar denominated, non-convertible, speculative grade bond market (the rating equivalent of 'BB+' and below, rated by Fitch or one of the two other major rating agencies).
dollar-denominated, non-convertible, speculative grade bond market (the rating equivalent of 'BB+' and below, as rated by Fitch or one of the other two major rating agencies).
Speculative grade bonds, which performed very strongly in 2012, still yield around 6% on both sides of the Atlantic, which makes them still the most attractive fixed-income asset.