This data represents the effective yield of the BofA Merrill Lynch US Corporate B Index, a subset of the BofA Merrill Lynch US High Yield Master II Index tracking the performance of US dollar denominated below investment grade rated corporate debt publically issued in the US domestic market. This subset includes all securities with a given investment grade rating B. When the last calendar day of the month takes place on the weekend, weekend observations will occur as a result of month ending accrued interest adjustments.
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BofA Merrill Lynch, BofA Merrill Lynch US High Yield B Effective Yield© [BAMLH0A2HYBEY], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/BAMLH0A2HYBEY, May 24, 2016.