How speedy is corporate bond issuance of late? Since July it's up 21% over the brisk pace...

|By:, SA News Editor

How speedy is corporate bond issuance of late? Since July it's up 21% over the brisk pace recorded in the same period last year. Even with a gusher of sales, it remains a seller's market, with new-issue concessions minimal or negative for a 5th straight week, says S&P. LQD +5.4% YTD while yielding about 4%.