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Junk Bond CEFs In 2016: Even Worse Than 2015?

Feb 5, 2016
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Summary

Default rates in the junk bond market are rising sharply after massively increasing last year; liquidity is also leaving the junk bond market.

Both of these trends should be alarming junk bond CEF investors, yet their outperformance relative to the S&P 500 tells a tale of relative complacency.



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