Debt / Fixed Income Markets

Brexit versus public services: Rival British leaders make final campaign push

Brexit versus public services: Rival British leaders make final campaign push

Published 09/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson will travel to the heartlands of Brexit Britain in a final campaign blitz ahead of Thursday’s election, as [more…]

‘Business rescue’ was only viable option for South African Airways’ survival: Ramaphosa

‘Business rescue’ was only viable option for South African Airways’ survival: Ramaphosa

Published 09/12/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African Airways (SAA) had to be placed on “business rescue” because there was no other viable and financially workable option to [more…]

UK PM Johnson’s Conservatives poll lead jumps to 14 points: Survation

UK PM Johnson’s Conservatives poll lead jumps to 14 points: Survation

Published 09/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party extended its lead over the Labour Party to 14 percentage points, up from 9 percentage [more…]

Italy PM defends reform of euro zone bailout fund but seeks concessions

Italy PM defends reform of euro zone bailout fund but seeks concessions

Published 02/12/2019

ROME (Reuters) - Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told parliament on Monday a contested reform of the euro zone’s bailout fund was in Italy’s national interest, [more…]

Germany’s Scholz to carry on as finance minister despite SPD defeat

Germany’s Scholz to carry on as finance minister despite SPD defeat

Published 02/12/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s Olaf Scholz will carry on for now as finance minister despite losing a bid to lead his Social Democratic Party because [more…]

Stocks rally on Chinese data boost, cautious trade optimism

Stocks rally on Chinese data boost, cautious trade optimism

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Stock markets rebounded on Monday as decent manufacturing data in China and renewed optimism over a trade deal eroded some of the [more…]

Burst of social unrest tests emerging market risk models

Burst of social unrest tests emerging market risk models

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A wave of social unrest across developing countries this year has caught many investors off-guard and is challenging models designed to gauge [more…]

Ocado launches $642 million bond issue to fund robotic warehouse deals

Ocado launches $642 million bond issue to fund robotic warehouse deals

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British online grocer and technology company Ocado has launched a 500 million pounds ($642 million) convertible bond offering, partly to fund the [more…]

U.S. stock funds see fourth straight week of outflows: Lipper

U.S. stock funds see fourth straight week of outflows: Lipper

Published 29/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. equity stock funds saw $390 million in outflows in the week ended on Wednesday, the fourth straight week of outflows [more…]