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Safe Spread Alternative: The S&P 500® Corporate Bond Index

The May 2016 IIF Portfolio Allocation Trends report confirms the generally defensive tone among market participants, with investors balancing between higher quality and higher yield. The S&P 500 Corporate Bond Index is the corporate bond counterpart to the market bellwether, the S&P 500 equity index. With an average option-adjusted spread (OAS) of approximately 425 bps, Read more […]