Everything is Awesome? The Dow Crosses 21,000

If you are among the millions of people who own equities outright or in a mutual fund or pension plan, you can be forgiven for singing the song “Everything is Awesome” from the Lego movie. Because for some time now, it truly has been. The bull market in US equities has now lasted about eight years and returned 195% to holders of the S&P 500 More...

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By Viliyana Filipova On Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Global bonds market lost 1.7 trillion USD in November

Global bonds lost 1.7 trillion USD in November, which probably looks that will collapse the 30-years-old bulls trade. Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Total Return Index decreased by 4% in November, which is More...

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By Victoria Lynden On Sunday, November 20th, 2016

European bonds traders can have a breath

European bonds traders can have a breath after two weeks of political events in the world and prospects for monetary policy. There are almost no important economic data from the Eurozone to be published next week, More...

By Joshua Jadon On Monday, November 14th, 2016

Investors are shifting from bonds to shares after the victory of Trump

The surprising victory of Donald Trump can become the long-awaited end to the more than 30-year bullish sentiment towards the bonds. The expectations for the faster growth and inflation in USA prompted investors More...

By Victoria Lynden On Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Yield on 10-year bonds in USA may reach 5%

The former chairman of the US Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan expects, the long-term interest rates to rise amid accelerating inflation and economic growth. The federal funds rate currently ranges from 0.25 to 0.50%, More...

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