QBE Insurance

Company updates

QBE ratings affirmed

Despite worse than expected weather events and natural disasters, QBE’s ratings were affirmed by S&P and Moody’s. We believe the USD 5.875% 17 June 2046 subordinated Tier 2 bond is trading at fair value

Week in review

Trading Desk

Poor news for Australian investors as election uncertainty continues. Demand grows for bonds which have rallied in the aftermath of Brexit

Trade opportunities

Three new DirectBonds

In a first for FIIG, one of our three new DirectBonds is a Chinese based food and vitamin group issuing a bond in USD, offering fantastic diversification to wholesale investors away from financials and resource companies