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7 April 2020

European high yield credit: strategy update

Roman Gaiser

Head of High Yield, EMEA

While European High Yield (EHY) credit market returns were significantly negative and spreads materially wider by the end of the first quarter, market valuations are now much more attractive than at the start of the year. We entered 2020 conservatively positioned in our EHY portfolios, and as we revisit valuations and the policy response to Covid-19 we are maintaining our defensive positioning while looking to switch to higher quality credits and add to credits that we previously thought expensive but which now look attractive.

April 2020

What goes up must come down.

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