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US Strategy Updates Webinar

Thursday 17th August, 9:00 a.m. (SGT) 10:00 a.m. (TKY), Online

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Event Details

Thursday, August 17th
Online

Event Details

9:00am – 10:00 am SGT
US Strategy

Join CreditSights’ for a US Strategy Updates Webinar on Thursday 17th  August!

Winnie Cisar, Global Head of Strategy, and Zachary Griffiths, CFA, Senior US Investment Grade and Macro Strategist, will provide an update on the credit markets, including the outlook for rates, fundamental trends, supply and demand, and identifying value amid our recent re-rack to neutral.

Topics include:

  • UST market dynamics, including Fed expectations, the outlook for the curve and our reactions to the recent refunding announcement.
  • Credit market valuations and recommendations across the curve, ratings and sectors to set up for the first half of 2024.
  • FX dynamics how the recent softening of the USD is playing into investor sentiment, corporate earnings and global flows.

If you have any questions, reach out to the events team at events@creditsights.com

Speakers:

Winnie Cisar

Global Head of Strategy
CreditSights

Winnie is the Global Head of Strategy at CreditSights. Prior to joining CreditSights, Winnie was a Managing Director and the Head of Credit Strategy for Wells Fargo, leading the research teams focused on the corporate investment grade and leveraged finance markets. At Wells Fargo, Winnie developed the leveraged finance strategy product, rolling out coverage on high yield, leveraged loans and the distressed market. With more than 10 years of experience in institutional research, Winnie has emerged as one of the leading voices in corporate credit strategy and is a frequent guest on CNBC, Bloomberg, NPR and Yahoo Finance. Winnie began her career in investment banking, covering energy and power companies. She also spent time in high yield research, focused on health care, and high yield trading.
Winnie graduated from Emory College with a B.A. in International Studies and completed her JD/MBA at the Emory School of Law and Goizueta Business School. Winnie is a member of the North Carolina and Illinois Bar Associations. Winnie was selected as one of Charlotte Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 and was one of 12 women invited to participate in Bloomberg’s New Voices program.

Zachary Griffins, CFA

Senior Analyst, US Strategy
CreditSights

Zachary Griffiths joined CreditSights in August 2022 as a Senior Strategist covering U.S. Investment Grade Credit. Immediately prior to joining CreditSights, he was a Macro Strategist at Wells Fargo Securities primarily focused on USD rates, inflation and government bond supply. He frequently appears on key financial news networks such as Bloomberg TV, CNBC and Yahoo Finance. His work is also regularly quoted in major financial news publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times and Reuters.
He began his career as an economic analyst at Wells Fargo Securities focused on international economics. He then went on to cover the Energy & Power and Healthcare sectors over several years as a credit analyst at Bank of America.
Zachary received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a minor in Business from Siena College in 2012. He is also a CFA charterholder.