Western Asset Investment Grade Defined Opportunity TrustNYSE
Tue, Nov. 1, 3:32 AM
- A surge of blockbuster takeovers and buyouts has provided renewed ammunition for the corporate bond market, supplying fresh kindling in what is already set to be a record year of debt issuance.
- The backlog of M&A that had yet to be financed slid to $246B at the end of September from more than $900B in late 2015, according to BofA Merrill Lynch, but that figure has climbed 87% to $460B following the recent string of deal announcements.
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