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Credit default swap (CDS) spread performance is showing signs of divergence globally, according to Fitch Solutions in its latest Risk and Performance Monitor.
CDS spreads on European sovereigns widened 3% last week. 'The Netherlands saw the most CDS underperformance, with spreads widening 15%,' said Author and Director Diana Allmendinger. 'CDS on Portugal bucked the trend by tightening 8% but are continuing to price at the widest levels among European sovereigns.'
Spreads on Asian sovereigns also came out, with Indonesia, Malaysia and Korea all widening between 7% and 10%. Conversely, CDS on North America tightened slightly.
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