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US Treasury Yields fall after Fed Powell’s comments
  • Earlier this week, the 10-year Treasury yields soared to their highest point since March 2020
  • Fed Chair Powell said the U.S. is still far away from where it needs to be in terms of employment
  • Overall, the 10-year Treasury yield is trading over 2% lower on the week
February 11, 2021

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US Treasury Yields fall after Fed Powell’s comments
U.S. Treasury yields are trading in a volatile manner after the latest comments on employment from Fed Chair Powell. Fundamental analysis: Bearish momentum for bonds Earlier this week, the 10-year Treasury yields soared to their highest point since March 2020, while 30-year bond yields climbed more than 2% for the…
February 11, 2021
Italian bond yields touch new multi-month highs amid a deteriorating political situation
Italy’s bond yields touched the highest mark in more than two months as investors weighed political developments in the country’s economy. Fundamental analysis: Early elections? The Prime Minister Giussepe Conte is close to stepping down from his duty, but hopes to establish a new government that could rely on a…
January 25, 2021
U.S. Treasuries fall on fresh virus concerns
The U.S. 10-year Treasury yield is trading moderately lower this week on fresh concerns over a new COVID-19 strain which boosted demand for government bonds. Fundamental analysis: Risk sentiment volatile Reports about a new and a more transmissible coronavirus variant in the United Kingdom spooked investors earlier this week. The…
December 24, 2020
China rolls out its first variable bond based on key benchmark “DR”
China’s central bank launched its first variable bond named “DR” in an effort to reinforce the pricing mechanism for financial markets. Fundamental analysis: New product launched Following the phasing out of the London Interbank Offered Rate (Libor), China decided to reform its benchmark rate framework, joining other global leaders.
December 4, 2020

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