Short sellers target Asia's booming US dollar bond market
This improves efficiency but there is more vulnerability to higher volatility
Fri, Dec 22, 2017 - 5:50 AM
ASIAN companies are turning to the US dollar bond market like never before, selling record amounts of securities that leveraged investors desperate for yield are scooping up. But there's a flip side to all that growth: it's getting easier for funds to sell them short.