Bond Markets

Bond market Commentary
Bond market Commentary
Declining Credit Creating Opportunities The U.S. investment-grade (IG) corporate bond market benefits from a sound U.S. Banking sector, good liquidity among highly-rated Industrials, accommodative monetary policy and improved valuations. Key risks include weakening corporate profits, elevated mergers…
Bond market crash 1994
Bond market crash 1994
Investors could be setting up a repeat of 1994 s bond-market chaos, according to Deutsche Bank s Torsten Sløk. From January to September of that year, the yield on the long 30-year bond spiked about 200 basis points, costing investors up to $1 trillion in losses. Fortune magazine called it the great…
Asian bond Markets Initiative
Asian bond Markets Initiative
Good Practices in Developing Bond Market: with a focus on government bond market ASEAN+3 and Asian Development Bank (ADB) together issued a paper, Good Practices in Developing Bond Market,which discusses key building blocks of bond markets, particularly government bond markets, and successful efforts…
bond market open
bond market open
This past Wednesday, the People’s Bank of China and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority announced a joint cooperation to launch “Bond Connect”, with no exact timing given. Bond Connect is the formalisation of allowing two-way bond investment, trading, custody, and settlement. The announcement says that…
bond market history
bond market history
Decades of trading shows yields typically fall from May-Sept. This year, looming European political tension also at work If history is any guide, bond investors should be wary of piling into bets that Trump administration policies will jolt the U.S. economy into high gear and drive up Treasury yields…
Bond market blog
Bond market blog
Guest contributor – Simon Duff (Credit Analyst, M&G Credit Analysis team) Last week, International TV network operator Discovery Communications announced the US$15bn acquisition of Scripps Networks. Scripps owns TV networks focused on food, home and travel, so it fits with the factual or “non-scripted”…
Bond market equilibrium
Bond market equilibrium
Supply function shows the relationship between the quantity supplied and the market price, when we hold all other economic variables constant. We drew a supply function in Figure 2. Supply function has a positive slope because as you move from point A to point B, the price becomes higher while the market…
Bond market Indicators
Bond market Indicators
It looks like the bond market is not buying into hopes for economic growth. As of late Monday trading, the 10-year U.S. Treasury note was trading at a yield of 2.25 percent per year, while the two-year note yielded 1.28 percent per year. At 0.97 percentage point, the spread between the longer-maturity…
Antique market bond Street
Antique market bond Street
May 21 June 18 July 16 August 20 September 17 October 15 Interested in selling at the 2017 FLEA? We will start reservations in early April 2017. What could be better than forty nine great antique dealers under one roof? How about sixty seven more outside in the parking lot On the third Sunday of each…