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Finance Tech, Liquidity

Former Fed Chair Yellen says the recession indicator in the bond market could mean a rate cut not a downturn

March 25, 2019

Via: CNBC

HONG KONG — Janet Yellen, the former chair of the Federal Reserve, said Monday that the recent triggering of a recession indicator in the U.S. bond markets could signal the need for a rate cut and not a prolonged economic […]


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U.S. Companies Are Going After EU Bond Market Investors

March 20, 2019

Via: Fortune

Corporate bonds in the U.S. have seen slow times. Companies have been issuing less debt, with investment-grade bond issuance off by 18% year over year, according to Barron’s. High-yield bond offerings are down 25%. Blame a number of factors: rising […]


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Treasury yields edge lower ahead of Fed meeting

March 19, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields struggled for direction on Tuesday before a Federal Reserve meeting that could show policy makers scaling back rate-hike projections amid investor skepticism the central bank can push forward with further hikes in 2019. The 10-year Treasury note yield […]


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Treasury yields rise amid US-China trade developments

March 5, 2019

Via: CNBC

U.S. government debt prices were lower Tuesday as traders monitored U.S.-China trade developments. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose to around 2.737 percent, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond increased to 3.101 percent. Bond yields […]


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Treasury yields extend climb as global stocks rally

March 1, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury prices on Friday added to losses, driving yields higher, as a rally in global stocks underscored demand for assets perceived as risky and away from havens like gold and government paper. Fixed income investors also watched for key […]


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The credit of British companies is declining in quality and austerity and Brexit are largely to blame

February 21, 2019

Via: Business Insider

The credit of British companies is declining in quality and austerity and Brexit are largely to blame, according to David Carruthers, the head of research at Credit Benchmark, a firm which tracks corporate debt. The weakness of the pound — […]


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Investors are buying stocks and bonds at the same time, which means something has to give

February 6, 2019

Via: CNBC

Investors are buying into the riskiness of stocks, but they’re also buying the security of the bond market. That’s not the usual course for markets, but it has happened before. The conflicting investment trend comes after the Federal Reserve made […]


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Why China Just Injected $83 Billion into Its Economy

January 16, 2019

Via: Fortune

China’s central bank on Wednesday offered financial institutions $83 billion in liquidity as part of a wider economic stimulus. The move sets a record for a single day. On Tuesday, several Chinese government institutions told investors they would be spending […]


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Treasury yields retreat amid Brexit jitters

January 15, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields slid on Tuesday trading as investors await the results from the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union, which is widely expected to be defeated in Parliament, creating more uncertainty in the region The 10-year Treasury note yield […]


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Goldman cuts 10-year Treasury yield target for 2019 to 3%

January 8, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Goldman Sachs has rolled back its call for much higher rates in U.S. government bonds in the U.S., though it still expects a gradual climb from the current muted levels in the Treasury market. In a Tuesday note, Goldman Sachs […]