Corporate Credit: An Opportunity on a Global Scale

12 Pages Posted: 10 Aug 2011

Date Written: July 1, 2009


The meltdown in liquidity in the corporate debt market in the second half of 2008, the related widening in spreads, and concerns over use (and misuse) of credit default swaps may have created both cyclical and secular opportunities for fixed income investors.

Keywords: Brandes, Brandes Institute, value investing, credit, CDS, fixed income

JEL Classification: G10, G11, G12, G14

Suggested Citation

Institute, Brandes, Corporate Credit: An Opportunity on a Global Scale (July 1, 2009). Brandes Institute Research Paper No. 04, 2009. Available at SSRN: or

Brandes Institute (Contact Author)

Brandes Investment Partners ( email )

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P.O. Box 919048
San Diego, CA 92191-9048
United States

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