Credit traders' kickstand: volatility puts paid to primary, but pays out for relative value buyers

By Dan Alderson

The persistence of credit market choppiness has brought into focus CDS/bond basis plays, options positioning, high yield dispersion and peripheral European weakness - but mainly the volatility rash has put a block on borrowers' primary market aspirations

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