Freelance Financial Journalist
In the Press
However, the entry of regional banks marks a new phase in the market’s expansion, said Simon Boughey, an analyst at Structured Credit Investor.“The addition of Texas Capital Bank to the roster in March this year shows there is potential for this mechanism to grow,” said Mr. Boughey.
Wall Street Journal,
July 28th 2021
Simon Boughey also wrote about the problem, in a July 4 column in the Financial News, a UK sister publication to the Wall Street Journal:
There is accumulating evidence that money market funds are reluctant to extend transatlantic credit. This, of course, recalls the dark days of late 2008 and early 2009 when banks stopped lending to each other. European banks couldn’t get their hands on dollars for love or money, and short-term borrowing rates went through the roof.
Blogged in Repowatch,
Simon Boughey is a highly experienced financial journalist and editor, and can write skillfully to deadline. He has covered a wide variety of topics such as debt markets, currency and credit derivatives, structured credit, fintech and financial regulation.
He has been a writer since the end of the 1980s.
He has worked in London and New York, and has written for such publications as ThomsonReuters International Financing Review, Euromoney, The Banker, GlobalCapital, Risk, The Business, CFO and Investment Dealers’ Digest.