bond market

A warning on the bond market

Apr 14, 2015
Fed expressed concerns that "flash crash" could become more common
Posted In: bond market, Fed, flash crash
Flooding in the low-lying Miami area, like that shown here from 2007, will get worse as sea-levels rise, putting much of the areas property values at risk.

The market doesn't charge for Florida's climate risk

Feb 13, 2015
Not yet, anyway. It's not built to recognize risks more than a few years away.
Posted In: Miami, Florida, water, climate change, rising seas, property values, bond market
When the Swiss National Bank said it would stop artificially holding down the value of the Swiss franc against the euro the move immediately sent the safe-haven currency soaring.

Swiss move on franc catches currency brokers off guard

Jan 16, 2015
The sudden move to let Swiss franc rise jolts currency markets.
Posted In: currency trading, Swiss franc, bond market
Twitter

Twitter taps the bond market

Sep 11, 2014
Near-zero interest rates have Twitter turning to bonds to raise cash.
Posted In: Twitter, profits, bond market
Argentina-Vultures

Vultures show Argentina no mercy

Jul 31, 2014
We look at vulture funds and what they do.
Posted In: Argentina, debt, bond market

Bond market couldn't care less about shutdown

Oct 8, 2013
As we head towards the debt ceiling deadline, stocks are looking wobbly, and Congress wobblier still. But the debt market looks weirdly zen.
Posted In: bond market, explainer, Treasury bill