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Yield junkies

29 December 2017 By Kate Duguid

Low default rates, a lack of alternatives and foreign demand will support high-yield bonds in 2018. Yet with spreads near record lows, covenants weak and leverage rising, the seeds of a bear market are plentiful. Investors should keep a wary eye for the first shoots of trouble.

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