Corporate Pension Funds Pile Into Bonds

2015-04-14T21:33:24-07:00April 14th, 2015|Categories: Pension Funding|Tags: , |

Corporate pension plans have become a force to be reckoned with in the bond markets. For the first time in more than a decade, large pension funds hold more bonds than stocks. Their increased appetite is fueling demand for highly rated debt issues, pushing up prices and driving down yields. That, in turn, could make it cheaper for companies to borrow money for years to come. The trend is being driven by finance executives who have grown increasingly conscious [...]