Bond market

Global bonds outstanding by country

In its latest report, the PRI reveals how environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues can affect the performance of investment portfolios. Here the influence of Credit Ratings on the Bond market is highlighted. Indeed, Debt market is larger than Equity market (87.7 tn $ vs. 67.1 tn $).

Global bonds outstanding by country (US$trn., 2015)

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By |July 13th, 2017|Categories: Map|Tags: , , , |

The bond market calls for a Fed funds hike as of… March!

On Tuesday, officials of the Federal Reserve (Fed) reinforced market expectations of a rate hike from the next Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting which will take place on March 14-15. New York Fed chairman William Dudley, among the most influential central bankers, told CNN that the need for tightening monetary policy had “become a [...]

By |March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Analyst's Insight|Tags: , , , , , , |