Bond Yields – Explained

A bond’s yield or return is one of the key things that investors assess when evaluating the quality of a bond investment. However, there are many ways in which bond yields are expressed, making it difficult for an investor to understand and compare the target returns...

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China to Issue Dollar Bonds Amid Trade War with the U.S.

China's Ministry of Finance plans to issue US$3 billion of 5-year, 10-year and 30-year bonds on 11 October 2018.  This comes a year after the sovereign tapped the U.S. dollar bond markets for US$2 billion, after a more than 10-year hiatus.  Although the Ministry of...

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Bank of Japan Tapers Purchases Prompting Bonds Sell-Off

The Bank of Japan ("BOJ") trimmed its buying of bonds due in more than 25 years by 10 billion yen ($88.9 million) to 50 billion yen at its regular operation on 21 September 2018, the first reduction since July. The central bank had said in July that it will tolerate...

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