Tagged: cheap money

The fixed income market can be hit by a perfect storm

The fixed income market can be hit by a perfect storm

The corporate bond markets, on both sides of the Atlantic, has been hit this week by a wave of declines. As a result, we saw high yield bond markets and also investment grade bond markets falling from the record levels reached weeks before. The US high yield bond index, one of the most important benchmark...

The real estate bubble scares again the markets

The real estate bubble scares again the markets

It looks very much year 2007. The cheap money is inflating again bubbles in some of the major real estate markets of the world. The last analysis of “The Economist” doesn’t leave many doubts to us. England, United States, China, Norway and Canada are most at risk. According to the prestigious newspaper there are irrefutable...

Ten years of cheap money

Ten years of cheap money

Some analysts talk about currency wars, others emphasize the acute problem of disinflation on trying to explain the process of cutting rates by central banks around the world. The fact is that we have eight years of monetary easing and much probably this process will continue the next two others. This year 24 central banks...