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Government bills offer a haven as long-dated bonds and equities gush losses

  • April 2, 2020 April 1, 2020
  • 00:11

Investors accept default risk on bonds that pay less than nothing

  • March 6, 2020 March 5, 2020
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The coming year looks to be a period in which bond markets catch their breath. The Bank of Canada and the Fed appear ready to stand pat

  • January 31, 2020 January 29, 2020
  • 00:11

The process of returning to normal will be slow because low rates have cut yields on bank deposits

  • January 17, 2020 January 14, 2020
  • 00:12

Senior clients hunting for yield may consider instruments such as mortgage investment corporations and split shares

  • December 6, 2019 December 4, 2019
  • 00:11

Banks in Europe and Japan are charging investors to park their money. Could the U.S. and Canada be next?

  • November 1, 2019 October 31, 2019
  • 00:18

With government bond rates nearing zero - or less in Europe - demand for corporate debt has surged

  • October 11, 2019 October 31, 2019
  • 00:22

An inverted curve foretells a recession. But the arrival, duration and depth of that recession are another matter

  • September 17, 2019 October 31, 2019
  • 10:08

Negative rates have already hit Germany. Could below-zero rates come to Canada?

  • August 23, 2019 October 31, 2019
  • 00:22

With inflation low and deflation talk no longer whispered, government bonds are thriving

  • July 12, 2019 October 31, 2019
  • 11:43