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Should Investors Be Concerned? A Closer Look at Corporate Bond Market Liquidity

Over the past several months you haven’t been able to turn on the television, open a newspaper, or pull up a website without the issue of liquidity (or lack thereof) within the corporate bond market being discussed. In fact, the topic is just as likely to come up in a small-town coffee shop as it…

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Investors’ Bond Binge May Cause DB Accounting Hangovers

When the ball dropped over Times Square to ring in 2014, defined benefit (DB) plan sponsors with calendar fiscal years were in a partying mood. For the first time since the financial crisis, corporate bond rates ended the year significantly higher than where they started, sharply reducing pension…

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