Debt / Fixed Income Markets

Global markets surge on China-U.S. trade truce, dollar dips, yuan up

Global markets surge on China-U.S. trade truce, dollar dips, yuan up

Published 03/12/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A temporary ceasefire in the U.S.-China trade war boosted global stocks to their highest in about three weeks on Monday, while [more…]

S&P sees Turkish banks’ bad loans doubling in next 12-18 months

S&P sees Turkish banks’ bad loans doubling in next 12-18 months

Published 03/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Rating agency S&P Global expects the amount of bad loans on Turkish banks’ books to double over the next 12-18 months and [more…]

GSK slides after buying cancer firm Tesaro for hefty $5.1 billion

GSK slides after buying cancer firm Tesaro for hefty $5.1 billion

Published 03/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline has agreed to buy U.S. cancer specialist Tesaro for $5.1 billion, a costly investment to rebuild the pharmaceuticals business by new [more…]

Exclusive: EU delays euro zone budget, deposit insurance plans – draft

Exclusive: EU delays euro zone budget, deposit insurance plans – draft

Published 02/12/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU finance ministers will agree on Monday to give the euro zone bailout fund new responsibilities, but they will delay decisions on [more…]

EU ministers to finalize watered-down euro zone reform plans

EU ministers to finalize watered-down euro zone reform plans

Published 30/11/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union finance ministers will seek final agreement on Monday on deeper euro zone integration which, after a year of negotiations, is [more…]

U.S. mutual fund sales signal retail investor caution

U.S. mutual fund sales signal retail investor caution

Published 29/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. mutual fund investors pulled $13.7 billion from stocks and bonds during the latest week, according to data released on Thursday [more…]

Greece’s Varoufakis to run in European election – in Germany

Greece’s Varoufakis to run in European election – in Germany

Published 27/11/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, who was outspoken in his criticism of the austerity policies championed by Berlin at the height [more…]

EU says banks could have more time to build buffers after Brexit

EU says banks could have more time to build buffers after Brexit

Published 15/11/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone banks which issued large amounts of loss-absorbing debt under English law could have more time to meet requirements after Britain [more…]

California wildfire victims sue utility PG&E alleging negligence

California wildfire victims sue utility PG&E alleging negligence

Published 15/11/2018

(Reuters) - Victims of California’s deadliest wildfire have filed a lawsuit against PG&E Corp (PCG.N) alleging negligence and health and safety code violations by the [more…]

U.S. state spending exceeds $2 trillion in fiscal 2018: report

U.S. state spending exceeds $2 trillion in fiscal 2018: report

Published 15/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. state spending topped $2 trillion for the first time in fiscal 2018, with Medicaid expenditures rising the most along with [more…]