PopMuse: Rates and Bonds http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Global Equities Jump, Treasury Yields Rise After US and China Agree to Meet in October http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/AZjnKy7cn8E/global-equities-jump-treasury-yields-rise-after-us-and-china-agree-to-meet-in-october-cm1207681 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/AZjnKy7cn8E/global-equities-jump-treasury-yields-rise-after-us-and-china-agree-to-meet-in-october-cm1207681 Thu, 05 Sep 2019 09:07:06 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds Thursday is shaping up to be a risk on day based on early indications Dow futures are up nearly 300 points Treasury yields are higher Gold is weaker and the safe haven Swiss Franc and Japanese Yen are declining The catalyst behind all this price action is the news that China and the http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Risk is On After Positive Trade Comments from China http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/VAAZzICcwj0/risk-is-on-after-positive-trade-comments-from-china-cm1205272 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/VAAZzICcwj0/risk-is-on-after-positive-trade-comments-from-china-cm1205272 Thu, 29 Aug 2019 15:41:42 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds Positive comments from China are turning the financial markets around on Thursday A short while ago China said it wished to resolve its protracted trade dispute with the world s largest economy with a calm attitude When asked about its seemingly escalating trade war with the U S China http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Asian Buyers Scarce as Key US Yield Curve Remains Inverted http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/dYTuf_z3lbE/asian-buyers-scarce-as-key-us-yield-curve-remains-inverted-cm1204954 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/dYTuf_z3lbE/asian-buyers-scarce-as-key-us-yield-curve-remains-inverted-cm1204954 Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:41:56 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds The major Asia Pacific stock indexes are mostly lower on Thursday with the Australian market bucking the trend Volatility is relatively low compared to last week s price action with investors primarily focused on the drop in U S Treasury yields and the inversion of the 2 year 10 year http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ A Whole Lot of Corporate Bonds on The Cheap With This Vanguard ETF http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/MvzFrM9BS-o/a-whole-lot-of-corporate-bonds-on-the-cheap-with-this-vanguard-etf-cm1203762 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/MvzFrM9BS-o/a-whole-lot-of-corporate-bonds-on-the-cheap-with-this-vanguard-etf-cm1203762 Tue, 27 Aug 2019 14:28:08 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds Heading into this year, there was considerable consternation among fixed income experts regarding the fate of BBB-rated corporate debt, or those bonds residing within one to three notches of junk territory. Those concerns were warranted. After all, the U.S. corporate debt market is massive. At the start of last http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Chinese State Council Slaps US with More Tariffs http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/24AncWW9_bc/chinese-state-council-slaps-us-with-more-tariffs-cm1202871 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/24AncWW9_bc/chinese-state-council-slaps-us-with-more-tariffs-cm1202871 Sat, 24 Aug 2019 13:08:31 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds Shortly before Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell s keynote speech at the Jackson Hole Wyoming central bankers symposium at 14 00 GMT the financial markets were trading relatively steady Traders seemed to be hoping for the best but were prepared for the worst However trading http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Powell Says Fed Prepared to Act to Sustain Expansion; Acknowledges Limited Monetary Policy Tools http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/tj8LVl1yHE4/powell-says-fed-prepared-to-act-to-sustain-expansion-acknowledges-limited-monetary-policy-tools-cm1202859 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/tj8LVl1yHE4/powell-says-fed-prepared-to-act-to-sustain-expansion-acknowledges-limited-monetary-policy-tools-cm1202859 Sat, 24 Aug 2019 11:08:42 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds In a highly anticipated speech on Friday Federal Reserve Chairman told global investors the Fed is prepared to act to sustain the more than ten year recovery Powell said the Fed stands ready to do whatever it takes to support the record long U S economic expansion while stating http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Asian Shares Dip After Japanese Manufacturing Activity Disappoints http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/7AUqS3ci3OM/asian-shares-dip-after-japanese-manufacturing-activity-disappoints-cm1201673 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/7AUqS3ci3OM/asian-shares-dip-after-japanese-manufacturing-activity-disappoints-cm1201673 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:07:49 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds The major Asia Pacific stock indexes are trading mixed at the mid session on Thursday with most under pressure bucking the trend set by Wall Street on previous day Asian shares are primarily lower with Australia showing a modest gain The major Asia Pacific stock indexes are trading mixed at http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ After Muted Minutes Response, Pressure Squarely on Powell to Deliver Powerful Message http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/5RzQKOlYgiM/after-muted-minutes-response-pressure-squarely-on-powell-to-deliver-powerful-message-cm1201664 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/5RzQKOlYgiM/after-muted-minutes-response-pressure-squarely-on-powell-to-deliver-powerful-message-cm1201664 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:08:39 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds In the aftermath of the release of the minutes of the July Federal Reserve monetary policy meeting we saw another bond market yield curve inversion but other than that the response in the financial markets was pretty tame In the aftermath of the release of the minutes of the July Federal http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ This Vanguard Bond ETF Does The Trick Amid Falling Treasury Yields http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/oI1xFaSews0/this-vanguard-bond-etf-does-the-trick-amid-falling-treasury-yields-cm1199353 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/oI1xFaSews0/this-vanguard-bond-etf-does-the-trick-amid-falling-treasury-yields-cm1199353 Fri, 16 Aug 2019 17:14:08 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds It's getting rough out there for fixed income investors because, well, the “income” part of the proposition is taking a beating. Yields on 10-year U.S. Treasuries slumped 1.52% at Thursday's close. That's 35 basis points below the dividend yield on the S&P 500, an unusual occurrence . And with approximately $14 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Weak Bank Shares an Early Drag on Asia Pacific Markets http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/ribbbLRD6Fc/weak-bank-shares-an-early-drag-on-asia-pacific-markets-cm1198479 http://articlefeeds.nasdaq.com/~r/nasdaq/categories/~3/ribbbLRD6Fc/weak-bank-shares-an-early-drag-on-asia-pacific-markets-cm1198479 Thu, 15 Aug 2019 08:08:22 UTC Latest Articles in Bonds The major Asia Pacific indexes are trading sharply lower Thursday morning amid concerns over a U S recession after the main yield curve in U S Treasurys inverted The moves in Asia are being fueled by a steep sell off in U S equities on Wednesday led by the Dow Jones Industrial Average http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/