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  • 1.  Webinar: Avoiding pitfalls in high risk credit

    Posted 30-03-2022 18:31

    Dear Fixed Income SIG members,
    Another interesting upcoming webinar for your diaries - see all details below.
    We look forward to virtually seeing you.
    Many thanks, 

    Avoiding pitfalls in high risk credit

    Tuesday 19 April 2022 | 17:00 - 18:00 | Webinar


    This session is brought to you by CFA UK's Fixed Income special interest group 

    The last credit cycle has seen a huge expansion in riskier forms of credit. But just how risky are they?

    Legal expert Belle Yang, Senior Legal Analyst, CreditSights, will cover the evolution in bond issuance and changes in structuring over the last credit cycle and how they may effect chances of default and recoveries. Belle will highlight the key issues that debt investors need to be aware of as the cycle turns.

    Where recordings are made, these are a member benefit that are accessed through the member-only platform, CFA UK Discover.


    Registration: 16:55

    Event: 17:00 - 18:00

    CPD Points: 1.00


    Belle Yang, Senior Legal Analyst, CreditSights 

    Belle Yang joined CreditSights in London as a Senior Legal Analyst in July 2019. Belle has been a lawyer for over 20 years, starting her career in the capital markets team at Davis Polk in New York and Hong Kong in 1998.

    She then taught comparative law at the Institut du Droit Comparé, Panthéon- Assas Paris II University before joining the credit research team at BNP Paribas as a Special Situations Analyst in 2006. Since then Belle has been a Senior Legal Analyst at JPMorgan London in the Chief Investment Office and Haitong Securities London. Most recently she was a senior lawyer at a hedge fund specialising in European credit.

    Belle has a LL.B. (Hons) from the London School of Economics in political science and a LL.M. from New York University School of Law. Belle was admitted to the Bar of the State of New York in 1999.

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    Sotirios Mertzios

  • 2.  RE: Webinar: Avoiding pitfalls in high risk credit

    Posted 31-03-2022 08:32
    Good morning Sotirios,

    Will this webinar be made available to view after the date or a one pager of key takeaways made available for those who cannot attend?

    Kind regards


    Nicholas Pilkington

  • 3.  RE: Webinar: Avoiding pitfalls in high risk credit

    Posted 01-04-2022 07:46
    Yes it will be Nick & we'll be sharing the recording link on our SIG page.

    Many thanks,

    Sotirios Mertzios