Corporate Financing week

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Corporate Financing Analysis - No Need For Hedge Funds To Be Spooked By AIFMD Authorisation - 18 AUG 2014

While time can be the only true judge, BMI believes the implementation of the European Union's Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) will have a negligible impact on the global hedge fund industry. That said, due to the heightened costs of getting into line with the new regulation we expect the impact to be a net negative for the industry in the near-term, but owing to increase...

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Corporate Financing Analysis - eBay The Latest Tech Firm To Tap Bond Market - 11 AUG 2014

Corporate bond sales activity is rising in the global tech sector at present. Dealogic data shows that debt issuance in the tech sector has reached a y-t-d high of USD71.2bn so far in 2013, up 2% on the previous record high of USD69.8bn raised by firms from the sector issuing bonds during the 2013 y-t-d. Within this rally in deal making, the size of deals has been increasing too.

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Corporate Financing Analysis - ABS Rising Causing A Stir In 2014 - 04 AUG 2014

Offering the highest yields in the world of fixed-income (around 8%), the asset-backed securities (ABS) market is defying expectations of a downturn and is enjoying a strengthening flow of activity so far this year. According to data provider Dealogic, global ABS activity sits at USD164.2bn via 319 deals so far in 2014, an increase of 12% y-o-y on the corresponding period in 2013 by which time...

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