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10/20/2017 - 12:09pm By: Zero Hedge

Stocks are so hot that junk bond managers want in to equity markets. Bloomberg's Lisa Abramowicz explained the conditioning that's led to this -- simply that the performance rankings of corporate debt funds shows that those which are taking the most risk have, not surprisingly, booked the best performance in 2017. While this involved purchasing lower-rated credit instruments, in some cases, it has meant buying more equities. Abramowicz cites two funds, firstly the Fidelity Capital & Income Fund, this year's top-performer in high yield debt. FC&IF steadily increased its equity exposure to more than 20% earlier this year. Secondly, the Loomis High Income Fund increased its equity holdings by more than six times between mid-2016 and early 2017, albeit from a low level...

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