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Fed Buys $587 Billion In Bonds In Past Week, 2.7% Of GDP, Just As Foreign Central Banks Start To Liquidate

Fed Buys $587 Billion In Bonds In Past Week, 2.7% Of GDP, Just As Foreign Central Banks Start To Liquidat.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 25th, 2020

U.S. stocks surge, global markets stabilize on heels of worst week since Great Recession

The Dow Jones industrial average brushed past a volatile start Monday and surged on expectations that central banks might calm global markets......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 2nd, 2020

Coronavirus "war mode" pushes Fed balance past $5 trillion for first time

The Fed bought $355 billion of Treasuries and mortgage-backed bonds in the last week in what is now an open-ended commitment to stabilize financial markets......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 26th, 2020

Economy week ahead: Judging the economic damage of the pandemic

Economies around the world will start to get a sense of the damage wrought by the coronavirus this week, as global central banks and governments continue their running battle to allay market fears over the scale of their response......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 22nd, 2020

U.S. stocks surge, global markets stabilize on hopes that central banks will address coronavirus fallout

The Dow Jones industrial average brushed past a volatile start Monday and surged on expectations that central banks might calm global markets......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMar 2nd, 2020

Wall Street buys the dip as investors bet on stimulus

Wall Street surged on Monday as investors hunted for bargains following reassurances by central banks that they stood ready to counter the economic impact from the coronavirus following last week's steep sell-off......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 2nd, 2020

Corporate debt issuers to kick off sales with up to $35 billion

Sales of U.S. high-grade bonds will total between $30 billion and $35 billion next week, according to an informal survey of dealers at some of Wall Street’s biggest banks......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 2nd, 2020

Morgan Stanley: Central Banks Are Injecting $100 Billion Per Month To Crush Vol And Spike Markets

Morgan Stanley: Central Banks Are Injecting $100 Billion Per Month To Crush Vol And Spike Markets One week ago, in response to th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 9th, 2019

Market Extra: A fear of rate surprises and market-moving Trump tweets has companies racing to issue cheap debt

Low rates are a key reason why high-grade U.S. companies issued a record $90 billion of bonds in the first week of September, but so are desires to avoid potentially market-rattling central bank moves and tweets from President Trump......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 12th, 2019

US Treasury Shorts Hit Record High As Foreign Banks Dump Bonds

A roller-coaster week for rates and the dollar did not.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 13th, 2018

2018-06-11 Week - Bonds (Central Banks) - Corn (WASDE)

Watch bonds as an indicator of fear and potential collapse. Corn is a good buy......»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesJun 8th, 2018

Michael Pento: When The Yield Curve Inverts Soon, The Next Recession Will Start

Authored by Adam Taggart via PeakProsperity.com, Collectively, the world's major central banks have pumped $1.1 trillion into the markets over the past year. The result of all this .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 27th, 2018

Central Banks Versus Trade Wars: What Moves the Markets Next Week

DailyFX com Talking Points Trade wars have been a dominant if sporadic fundamental theme these past few months but the EU US agreement eases tension Ahead we have five central bank rate decisions three of which Fed BoE and BoJ.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJul 28th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: China’s central bank frees up nearly $175 billion to jump-start economy

China’s central bank is freeing up nearly $175 billion to get commercial banks to boost their lending and pay off short-term borrowings, the latest effort by Beijing to lift growth in a slowing economy as its trade fight with the U.S. escalates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 7th, 2018

Market Extra: Foreign central banks are snapping up U.S. mortgage bonds after a long lull

After years of shying away, foreign central banks are dipping their toes back into the market for mortgage-backed securities guaranteed by government-sponsored enterprises.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2018

China slashes banks" reserve requirements again as economy slows

China's central bank said on Friday it was cutting the amount of cash that banks must hold as reserves for the fifth time in the past year -- freeing up $116 billion for new lending as it tries to reduce the risk of a sharper economic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 4th, 2019

Riches to Rags: Swiss Central Bank Swings from Record Profit to Large Loss

One year after posting a record profit, the Swiss National Bank swung to a 15 billion franc loss in 2018, as a double whammy of weaker global equity markets and a stronger Swiss franc eroded the value of its massive holdings of foreign stocks and bonds......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJan 10th, 2019

Foreign U.S. Treasury holdings at Fed rebound

Foreign central banks' holdings of U.S. Treasuries at the Federal Reserve rose, rebounding from a near 17-month low, even as the dollar fell to a three-month low this week, U.S. central bank data released on Thursday showed......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 10th, 2019

Small step for stocks, giant leap for yuan kind

Soothing sounds from the world's top central banks helped stocks maintain their strong start to the year on Friday, while another leap from China's yuan capped its best week since being cut loose from the dollar in 2005......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2019

Small steps from stocks after rally, giant leap for yuan

Soothing words from the world's top central banks helped stocks consolidate a strong start to 2019 on Friday, while China's yuan capped its best week since it shed its dollar peg in 2005......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2019

The Fed starts a new program to provide dollars to central banks and calm the $5 trillion currency market

Spencer Platt/Getty Images The Federal Reserve announced Tuesday the opening of a new repurchase agreement, or repo, facility aimed at supplying foreign central banks with US dollars. The pool will allow.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider1 hr. 14 min. ago