When considering investments in ABS, it is about more than the yield premium available. Documentation of deals has generally become stronger, helping to reduce impairments, while problems with underlying collateral remain limited.
- ABS remain attractive to investors and not only because yield spreads have increased
- UK consumer risk offers value as Brexit downsides appear to be overpriced
- Renewed resilience in deals, with robust documentation helping to reduce impairment risks, while underlying collateral defaults