The Market Radar

We anticipate, monitor, and comment on market moving global economic and geopolitical issues.  No dark side brooding, no wanting the world to end, no political rants.  Traders, investors, policymakers, or market observers can’t  afford to ignore us.

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US Sector ETF Performance – May 22

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Daily Risk Monitor – May 22

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Beware bond tantrums ahead – FT

More bond volatility and higher equities are the likely combination as markets wait for the US Fed to start raising interest rates. Andreas Utermann of Allianz Global Investors and Diana Choyleva of Lombard Street Research discuss when they expect a rate rise.

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US Sector ETF Performance – May 21

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Daily Risk Monitor – May 21

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Yen breakout – FT

The yen has broken out of its Y118-120 to the dollar rut and is expected possibly to fall to Y123. The FT’s Leo Lewis explains to Roger Blitz what has triggered this, its impact on the country’s stock market and where this sits with Abenomics.

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India steps up economic reform programme – FT

Arun Jaitley, India’s finance minister, talks to the FT’s South Asia bureau chief Victor Mallet about accelerating investment in the country, especially in rural areas.

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US Sector ETF Performance – May 20

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Daily Risk Monitor – May 20

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Are bonds simmering below reversal point? – FT

Bond yields have been more volatile and on a sharp rise in recent weeks. Is this the end of the 30-year bond rally? Trevor Greetham, head of multi asset at Royal London, thinks so. He explains why to the FT’s capital markets editor Ralph Atkins.

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