Anonymous asked in Business & FinanceInvesting · 1 decade ago

How many bonds were default in 2008?

And what is the overall number of bonds in the US?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    Corporate Bond default rate was 4.1% in 2008 for non-investment grade bonds, while the weighted average of all corporate bond issuer default was 1.8% in 2008. The total number of rated issuers that defaulted was 101.

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