The Bid For Duration
In a world with so much sub-zero yielding debt, where central banks are easing policy, rate cuts or expectations of rate cuts are hitting front-end yields and in the Euro Area especially where there are high expectations of more QE, the duration bid is understandable and rational.
Asia Credit Insight: Primary Market Back on Track in June
The APAC US$ primary bond market proved constructive in June, with supply from regional high yield and investment grade issuers bouncing back impressively to US$38.723bn.
CEE Bonds Still Proving Attractive Despite Negative Real Yields
Regardless of negative real yields for Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic, there is still some attraction here for investors in an increasingly dovish external environment that is weighing on global bond yields.
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