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Category: Liquidity


Activity, Capital and risk, Corporate banking, Liquidity

Citigroup misses revenue expectations on much weaker-than-expected bond trading

January 14, 2019

Via: CNBC

Citigroup posted fourth-quarter revenue that missed analysts’ estimates by a half-billion dollars as bond trading declined amid a difficult December for markets. The bank said fixed-income revenue dropped 21 percent to $1.94 billion from a year earlier as trading conditions […]


Capital and risk, Liquidity

Treasury yields extend bounce off January lows after robust jobs report

January 4, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields extended their surge on early Friday after the jobs report suggested the labor market remains healthy despite the growing pessimism over the economy’s fortunes, heightening the likelihood the Federal Reserve will raise rates in 2019. Investors will also […]


Capital and risk, Liquidity

Nasdaq rings the opening bell for new US corporate bond exchange

December 6, 2018

Via: Finextra

The Securities and Exchange Commission approved this exchange on November 13, 2018. “Fixed income investors have undergone a number of market structure and technological changes since the 2008 financial crisis, while at the same time companies have increased their issuance […]


Capital and risk, Liquidity

Treasurys extend rally after Powell remarks give succor to bond market bulls

November 29, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Treasury prices rose, pulling yields lower, on Thursday trading after investors judged the latest remarks by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell as dovish. Powell in a speech in front of the Economic Club of New York on Wednesday said interest […]


Capital and risk, Liquidity

Treasury yields tick higher as traders brace for 2-year debt auction

November 26, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields edged higher on Monday trading, ahead of a key debt auction that could indicate investors’ appetite for short-dated U.S. government paper. The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, +1.05% is up a single basis point to 3.064%. The 2-year […]


Capital and risk, Liquidity

Treasury yields retreat as stocks slump over China slowdown fears

November 9, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields pulled back in early Friday trading, as stocks across the world slipped on concerns over China’s economic slowdown. The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, -0.57% was down 2.2 basis points to 3.210%, while the 2-year note yield TMUBMUSD02Y, […]


Business banking, Capital and risk, Liquidity, Products

Liquidnet adds emerging market bonds to fixed income platform

November 6, 2018

Via: Finextra

This latest addition comes amid growing institutional investor appetite for emerging markets bonds as they seek to diversify their portfolios and access growth opportunities in fixed income markets outside of North America and Europe. Liquidnet’s Member firms can now trade […]


Capital and risk, Liquidity

Bank CEO says the European financial system is not in good shape yet

October 22, 2018

Via: CNBC

European banks that are focused on one specific market or have limited cross-border activities will likely fare better than those that don’t, the CEO of Austrian banking group Erste told CNBC Monday. Since the global financial crisis of 2008 and […]


Activity, Capital and risk, Investment banking, Liquidity

10-year Treasury yield steadies as focus shifts to Fed gathering

September 21, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields were mostly unchanged on early Friday trading as traders looked ahead to next week’s meeting by the Federal Reserve, where a rate increase is expected. The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, +0.34% was flat at 3.080%, close to […]


Capital and risk, Liquidity

Treasury yields tick lower ahead of economic data

September 20, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields pulled back slightly early Thursday trading ahead of data that will give the latest read on the labor and housing market’s health. The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, +0.58% was down 0.9 basis point to 3.074%, but still […]