Credit Threads #2: Consumer balance sheets

In this episode of Credit Threads, we discuss the outlook for consumers and the ways bond investors can find opportunities in consumer debt.

Credit Threads #1: Financial conditions

In the very first episode of our new fixed income podcast, Credit Threads, our bond specialists discuss how central banks respond to financial conditions, how they impact fixed income investing and how fund managers factor financial conditions into their decision-making.

The spectre of rising inflation

Finance markets

With the help of Edward Al-Hussainy, Senior Interest Rate and Currency Analyst, and Adrian Hilton, Head of Global Rates and Emerging Market Debt, the Eye of the Needle team tackles the hot topic of potentially rising inflation, why it might happen, what it would mean for consumers, companies and investors, and how central banks might go about tackling it.

Market Monitor – 04 December 2020

Stock market numbers

An apparent end to post-election uncertainty in the United States allied to yet more positive vaccine news has driven stock markets to new highs last week.

Market Monitor – 30 November 2020

Stock market numbers

Global stock markets have struggled to hold on to their recent gains this week as a wave of new Covid-19 lockdown restrictions loomed, in Europe in particular.

Market Monitor – 23 October 2020

Stock market numbers

Global stock markets have struggled to hold on to their recent gains this week as a wave of new Covid-19 lockdown restrictions loomed, in Europe in particular.

Market Monitor – 16 October 2020

Stock market numbers

Global stock markets have struggled to hold on to their recent gains this week as a wave of new Covid-19 lockdown restrictions loomed, in Europe in particular.

Market Monitor – 02 October 2020

Stock market numbers

Global stock markets have bounced back from recent lows thanks to some positive economic data as well as fresh hopes of new stimulus measures in Europe and the United States.

Sharon Vieten

Sharon Vieten

Gareth Simmons

Gareth Simmons