Money Markets

Mini-bill plan creates fissures within Italy’s League

Mini-bill plan creates fissures within Italy’s League

Published 24/06/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - A controversial plan for Italy to issue so-called mini-bills to settle overdue state payments is opening cracks within the country’s ruling League [more…]

Thai central bank seen holding key rate despite flagging growth:…

Thai central bank seen holding key rate despite flagging growth:…

Published 24/06/2019

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand’s central bank is expected to keep its benchmark policy rate steady on Wednesday for a fourth straight meeting, a Reuters poll [more…]

DoubleLine’s Gundlach says Fed’s ‘pivot’ is following bond market’s…

DoubleLine’s Gundlach says Fed’s ‘pivot’ is following bond market’s…

Published 19/06/2019

(Reuters) - Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive of DoubleLine Capital and the most widely followed bond investor, said the Federal Reserve’s dovish turn in its policy [more…]

Risk appetite emerges as U.S.-based equity funds attract $4.4 billion

Risk appetite emerges as U.S.-based equity funds attract $4.4 billion

Published 13/06/2019

(Reuters) - U.S.-based equity funds attracted $4.4 billion of inflows in the week ended Wednesday, following two consecutive weeks of cash outflows totaling $34 billion, [more…]

Italy PM says EU budget action could jeopardise national savings:…

Italy PM says EU budget action could jeopardise national savings:…

Published 10/06/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - Italy’s ruling parties could expose the nation to market shocks and put its savings at risk if they were not ready to [more…]

Investors piled into U.S. Treasuries, money-market funds amid trade…

Investors piled into U.S. Treasuries, money-market funds amid trade…

Published 06/06/2019

(Reuters) - Investors’ aversion to risk-taking intensified in the latest week, stemming from trade tensions between the United States and China as well as Mexico, [more…]

U.S. money market assets grow six straight weeks: iMoneyNet

U.S. money market assets grow six straight weeks: iMoneyNet

Published 05/06/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. money market fund assets rose for a sixth consecutive week, bringing the total to a fresh nine-plus year peak as [more…]

U.S.-based equity funds post $22 billion outflows amid trade tensions

U.S.-based equity funds post $22 billion outflows amid trade tensions

Published 30/05/2019

(Reuters) - Investors rattled by U.S.-China trade tensions pulled roughly $22 billion from U.S.-based equity funds in the week ended May 29, according to data [more…]

U.S. money market assets rise five straight weeks: iMoneyNet

U.S. money market assets rise five straight weeks: iMoneyNet

Published 29/05/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. money market fund assets rose for a fifth consecutive week, bringing its total to more than a nine-year high as [more…]

Italy firmly committed to preserving financial stability: Economy…

Italy firmly committed to preserving financial stability: Economy…

Published 20/05/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - Italy is firmly committed to preserving financial stability while also relaunching investments, Economy Minister Giovanni Tria said on Monday. “The ‘Def’ document [more…]