Most recent articles by Christoph Schon, CFA, CIPM
Bond yields rise and dollar gains as investors abandon safe havens
Last week, interest rates on British government securities continued their ascent, rising to levels last seen in early February.
Gilt yields and sterling rise on prospect of higher interest rates
Last week, we saw government bond prices fall and yields rise strongly around the world, as concerns over geopolitical tensions and tropical storms finally started to ease.
Treasury yields and dollar fall further, driven by ongoing tensions, Hurricane Irma and a cautious Fed
Last week, we saw Government bond yields fall across the globe on the back of ongoing tensions on the Korean peninsula and some cautioning remarks from Federal Reserve officials.
Treasuries outperform and dollar declines as investors rush to safe havens
Last week, we saw American sovereign issues outperform their European peers, as investors sought the safety of lower-risk assets.
Bunds outperform Treasuries amid debt-ceiling worries
Last week, we saw German Bunds outperform British Gilts and US Treasuries.