Markets

The bond market rout is continuing in Australia today

The selling in bonds continued again overnight with the 10-year US treasury up another 7 points to 1.73%. That’s a clear break from 2016’s trend of falling yields and is now putting upward pressure on bond rates in Australia and across Asia again today. This is happening off the back […]
The bond market rout is continuing in Australia today
Markets

Australian government bond yields are sinking back towards historic lows

Asian markets are quiet. Stocks are modestly lower, commodity currencies such as the Aussie and Kiwi dollars are under pressure while the Japanese yen remains bid. It’s a rare risk-off day in Asia, at least compared to recent weeks. Like clockwork, government bond yields across the board are sliding yet […]
Australian government bond yields are sinking back towards historic lows