Funds flock to India and Indonesia to escape slumping yields
After a year dominated by haven bids, risk assets are poised to get a new lease of life.
Growth-focused rate cycle throwing up opportunities in debt funds
Markets wanted rate cuts, easy liquidity, strong political mandate, and a g...
Govt bond yields could slide below 6% this year
Last Friday, the benchmark closed at 6.36 per cent after hitting a 31-month low two days earl...
REC bond yields higher than HDFC’s
If two groups merge, immediate offloading of securities is needed to halve their exposure.
Negative-yield ‘quicksand’ risks trapping even the US bond market
It would be a multi-year process that could be triggered by “a plain-vanilla recession".
Yield-hungry foreigners snap up debt, local banks sell
Global funds have snapped up Rs 5,961 crore of debt since the union budget on July 5.
Operation Twist-III: RBI buys and sells bonds worth Rs 10,000 crore each
The special OMO is similar to Operation Twist carried out by the Fed near the start of last decade.
US, Europe yields tank on Draghi talk of easing
Mario Draghi hinted at more stimulus if the region’s inflation fails to pick up.
Offshore bond craze rolls on after record issuance in 2019
The firms sold a record $22 billion of notes overseas in 2019.
In a world of negative yields, India bonds rally to 2016 highs
The yield on 10-year bonds declined nine basis points to 6.34% on Tuesday after touching 6.31%.
Fund managers cash in on India’s bond rally
Benchmark yields have slid almost 30 basis points since mid-December.
View: Transmission of lower policy rates to real sector key
All the MPC members voted for a rate cut with Ravindra Dholakia voting for a 40 bps cut.
Brace for a weak Q2, buy on dips: Prateek Agarwal, ASK Investment Manager
Despite an overhang, there are good opportunities in commodities space.
Nikkei hits 6-week peak, higher bond yields lift banking sector
There were 161 advancers on the Nikkei index against 64 decliners.
Future Retail to shop for $500 million overseas
Last year, Future Retail approached a section of investment bankers twice to raise offshore bonds, but the issues were not made.
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