Tyler Cling

Senior Manager, Fixed Income Indices
S&P Dow Jones Indices

Tyler M. Cling is the senior manager of fixed income indices at S&P Dow Jones Indices. Tyler oversees senior loan, municipal bond and credit default swap indices globally. In coordination with the client coverage team, Tyler interfaces with clients in order to identify and communicate client-driven needs within his asset classes. He also supports senior loan, municipal bond and credit default swap indices by providing oversight of content used in marketing materials.

Tyler has five years of financial markets experience in asset management, market analysis, risk assessment, credit underwriting and commercial banking.

Tyler holds a master of science degree in international finance and banking from Durham University (U.K.). Before that, he attended the University of Oslo and Portland State University, where he earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration: finance.

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After May Showers, CDS Markets Are Feeling Sunny About Summer

Over the course of a month when Mother Nature could not decide which season it was in New York City, credit market swap (CDS) market participants as a whole decided credit default insurance was too high. CDS benchmark indices like the S&P/ISDA U.S. 150 Credit Spread Index tightened 4.9%. Every sector spread that compiles the Read more […]

Market Reflects Negative Outlook for Homebuilding In 2014

The U.S. Department of Commerce released data last Friday showing that housing starts in April were up 26.4% from April of last year and 13.2% since March. In a vacuum, you would expect that the market would look favorably on the homebuilder’s market when the amount of homes being built is increasing. The home building Read more […]