by Gershon Distenfeld, AllianceBernstein Let’s not mince words: Liquidity is draining out of global corporate bond markets, and we doubt it’s coming back. But that doesn’t mean investors ...Read more Comments Off on Finding an Oasis in a Bond Liquidity Drought
Out There Beyond the Wall by Guy Haselmann, Director, Capital Markets Strategy, Scotiabank GBM • Germany, France, Japan and the Eurozone are expected to follow Italy with flat ...Read more Comments Off on Guy Haselmann: "Fading Smiles"
by Jeffrey Saut, Chief Investment Strategist, Raymond James Well, so far the Federal Reserve is winning out over my timing models that continue to suggest caution should be ...Read more Comments Off on Jeffrey Saut: "Running Out of Time"
The Economy and Bond Market Radar (October 7, 2013) Treasury yields rose modestly this week as attention was squarely focused on the government shutdown. Due to the shutdown, ...Read more Comments Off on The Economy and Bond Market Radar (October 7, 2013)
by Steven Visscher, Mawer Investment Management The atrocities in Syria have put the world on alert, including investors. Many of our clients and readers have asked what impact ...Read more Comments Off on Syria: Market Impact (Mawer)
The Economy and Bond Market Radar (September 9, 2013) Treasury yields moved higher this week with the 10-year Treasury bond briefly touching the 3 percent level. Yields continue ...Read more Comments Off on The Economy and Bond Market Radar (September 9, 2013)
by Marc Chandler, MarcToMarket.com The week has begun off with a bang. Follow through selling of sterling in early Asia saw its losses extended to almost $1.5070 before ...Read more Comments Off on Ten Things for Your Radar Screen (Chandler)
Based on Merrill Lynch data, high yield credit spreads continue to their mission to the moon, and there appears to be no signs of relief yet. As of ...Read more Comments Off on High-Yield Credit Spreads Are Worsening
Now you can listen to the Investment Outlook and Commentary from Bill Gross (PIMCO), Vanguard Funds' Portfolio Managers, and others on GreenLightAdvisor.com's Audio Resources page. This month, Bill ...Read more Comments Off on New Audio Resource at GreenLightAdvisor.com
Despite yesterday's all time 10%+ record one day rally, high yield credit spreads did not get any relief. According to Merrill Lynch data, spreads actually rose from Friday's ...Read more Comments Off on High Yield Credit Spreads Move into the Stratosphere
The current losses from the "credit crisis" have reached a staggering landmark of $500 billion. That's enough cash to buy Exxon Mobil outright and still have $100 billion ...Read more Comments Off on Chart: Financial Writedown Rundown (plus Predictions)
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson gets grilled by Tom Brokaw -- live from Beijing. Running time, 07:36 minutes Thanks to VJ for alerting TBP about this video, who posted the ...Read more Comments Off on Meet The Press: Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson
Mar. 26, 2008 - Special thanks to Prieur du Plessis, Investment Postcards. The chart below has been designed to help bankers deal with their exposure to the credit crisis (although there ...Read more Comments Off on Flowchart tool to help bankers cope with crisis