The risk-off environment has also not been kind toward riskier assets, such as emerging market debt and corporate credit. Furthermore, a strengthening U.S. dollar and higher yields in conservative U.S. government debt have also diminished the attractiveness of foreign debt.

Deutsche Bank also noted that most of the activity occurred last Thursday, Monday and Tuesday.

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