Asian Investment Grade Credit: Select Opportunities in a Resilient Market

Asian Investment Grade Credit: Capture Select Opportunities in a Resilient Market

The Asian high-quality credit market has been a haven of relative stability despite intensifying trade disputes, higher funding costs, and China's continued deleveraging.

This fast-growing market offers plenty of opportunities across a range of sectors, economies and credit ratings – making it an attractive consideration for global fixed income investors. Evolving regional and global trends, and idiosyncratic risks highlight the importance of active issuer selection in unlocking its full potential.

Trends Driving the Market

White Paper
Beyond the Noise: A Fresh Look at Asian High-Quality Credit
How are US tariffs affecting Asian issuers? And how will China emerge from its multiyear deleveraging campaign?

Outlook

White Paper
Why the Prospects for Asian Investment Grade Bonds Remain Strong
Learn what factors will drive future performance and continued resilience in this asset class.

Q&A
Asia's Economic Outlook in 2019
Arthur Lau, co-head of emerging markets fixed income and head of Asia ex Japan fixed income at PineBridge Investments, offers his views on the macro factors to watch in Asia's bond market.

Market Characteristics

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Asian Investment Grade Bonds: A Solid Core for Alpha Seekers
Hard currency Asian investment grade bonds may be underrepresented in global indices, but they offer distinct benefits for investors.