The retail apocalypse is coming — it just may take longer than people think
|05/20/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Make no mistake about it, the retail apocalypse is coming. But the path to the bottom for brick-and-mortar stores may end up wandering more than one might think.
At least that’s the bet investors seem to be making. For evidence of this, look no further than an index that tracks the value of bonds backed by mortgages on malls and other commercial property.
CMBX index is serving as a real-time indicator of retail bankruptcy bets. The gauge has recovered over the last few weeks after a rough start to the year.
The price of CMBX Series 6 BB rated bonds — read more >>>