Australian Fixed-Income Newsletter: Beyond The Curve Aug 07
- ID: 1924788
- August 2007
- Region: Australia
- Standard & Poors
Maxis Loans Securitisation Fund 2007-1, Star Securitisation Pty Ltd. ICPF Series 2007-1, Series 2007-1 REDS EHP Trust, Westpac, ANZ, PBL US subprime impact minimal on rated Australian banks, Telecom Corp. of New Zealand Ltd., DUET, Lion Nathan Ltd., MGIC Australia Pty Ltd. The Bear Stearns Cos. Inc., WB Trust 2005-1 Class C & Class D, WB Trust 2006-1 Class C & Class D, Deutsche Bank AG, Morgan Stanley Picking up on the main theme from our Market wrap section last weekthe return of volatility and the risk premium to (credit) marketsthe rout of global markets that started on the Thursday of the week before last, continued through most of last week. Equity markets sold off further and credit spreads continued...
Companies mentioned in this report are:
- Westpac Banking Corp.
- Bank of Queensland Ltd.
- Members Equity Bank Ltd.
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