UBS Sees Opportunity in U.S. High-Yield Bonds

Oct. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Alexander Friedman, global chief investment officer at UBS AG's wealth-management unit, discusses U.S. Congress's vote last night to fund the government, the investment appeal of U.S. high-yield bonds and "challenges" remaining in Europe. He speaks from Zurich with Anna Edwards and Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

How Big of a Problem Are China's Non-Performing Loans?
16:25 - Jonathan Cornish, head of north Asia bank ratings at Fitch Ratings, discusses China's latest debt for equity swap, China's non-performing loans and the outlook for the credit market. He speaks to Bloomberg's Haidi Lun on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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