Latest News for: World bank bonds


RBI\u2019s green bonds issuance oversubscribed on debut

Indian Express 26 Jan 2023
The maiden sovereign green bond (SGrB) auction of Rs 8,000 ... Green premium, or greenium refers to the negative difference in spreads between green and nongreen bonds with the same financial characteristics (currency, tenor) issued by the same issuer, according to the World Bank.

Eskom's debt plan raises hopes for investors facing long wait for relief

Reuters 26 Jan 2023
According to the latest company report, just over 42% of its 396 billion rand burden is in domestic rand-denominated bonds and nearly a third is owed to development finance institutions including the World Bank and China Development Bank ... Citi says three-quarters of its bonds are government-guaranteed ... South Africa and Eskom bonds.

USD/JPY Forecast – US Dollar Clinging to ¥130

FX Empire 25 Jan 2023
Oddly enough, you will have to pay attention to bond yields around the world, because it’s going to come down to whether or not the Bank of Japan is forced to print currency to defend its yield curve control. Suddenly, everybody is a bond trader, especially when it comes to JGBs, or Japanese Government Bonds.

GBP/JPY Forecast – Pound Continues to Find Buyers on Dips

FX Empire 25 Jan 2023
This does make a certain amount sense considering that the Bank of Japan is currently in the midst of yield curve control and there are a lot of people paying close attention to the Japanese yen. If the interest rate situation in the world continues to pick up, it’s likely that we would see the Bank of Japan being forced to buy more bonds ... Sign Up.

Explainer: The row over Yes Bank’s AT-1 write-off

Financial Express 24 Jan 2023
Shashank Didmishe takes a look at the complex world of AI-1 bonds and the high court decision ... The Bombay High Court recently rejected the Yes Bank administrator’s 2020 decision to write-off additional tier-1 (AT-1) bonds of up to `8,415 crore as part of the bank’s bailout ... Banks can repurchase the bonds from holders.

A Summer of Sovereign-Debt Crises Could Be Coming. Is the Fed Ready?

Barrons 24 Jan 2023
Judging by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell’s silence about the warning signs of crises in the world’s three largest sovereign-bond markets, one has to wonder whether something similar might soon be said of him at the inquest of a future financial-market crisis ... bond markets.

The Yes Bank court ruling undermines the concept of loss-absorbing AT-1 bonds

Live Mint 23 Jan 2023
... off of Yes Bank’s additional tier 1 (AT-1) bonds on procedural grounds would be a snug fit in the world of Franz Kafka’s Castle.

GBP/JPY Weekly Forecast – British Pound Breaks Above the ¥160 Level

FX Empire 20 Jan 2023
Ultimately, I think it’s a question of whether or not the markets going to force the issue in the bond market, or if the Bank of Japan can continue to print enough yen to buy unlimited bonds. If rates around the world continue to rise based upon credit risks, that could be ...

Stock Market Live: Stocks Edge Higher, Bonds Rally on Bank of Japan Surprise; Retail Sales ...

The Post and Courier 18 Jan 2023
Bond markets rallied in major markets around the world overnight after the Bank of Japan declined to make any changes to its ultra-loose monetary policy, keeping rates near zero percent and maintaining the recently-altered trading bands in Japanese government bonds.

Marketmind: Japan hesitates

FX Empire 18 Jan 2023
After weeks of speculation, the Bank of Japan left its rock-bottom interest rates unchanged on Wednesday and kept its government bond yield cap at 0.5%, defying expectations it would phase out the stimulus programme as inflation builds ... In corporate earnings, diverging fortunes within the investment banking world dominated on Tuesday.

Stocks Waver, Retail Sales, United Airlines, Moderna, Albertsons - Five Things To Know

The Post and Courier 18 Jan 2023
-- Stock Futures Waver, Bonds Rally on Bank of Japan Surprise ... Bond markets rallied in major markets around the world overnight after the Bank of Japan declined to make any changes to its ultra-loose monetary policy, keeping rates near zero percent and maintaining the recently-altered trading bands in Japanese government bonds.

G20 meet focuses on funding for urban infra

Financial Express 17 Jan 2023
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) conducted a workshop on attracting private finance for urban development and showcased successful examples ... The World Bank is partnering for coming out with a report on enablers for inclusive service delivery to provide equal access to urban services, identify barriers and how to remove it.

High interest costs may force RBI to cut dividend to govt

Financial Express 15 Jan 2023
The lower dividend could be due to higher interest paymeznts to banks which parked their surplus liquidity in the reverse repo window ... Further, mark-to-market losses on account of a fall in bond prices across the world are likely to impact the income of the central bank ... India\u2019s 10-year bond yield is now at 7.32 per cent.

Britain's bankers are rubbing their hands again as rates rise - another is heading our ...

The Daily Mail 14 Jan 2023
Banks in the UK are in rejoice mode ... Higher interest rates mean banks are enjoying juicier margins on their core business ... Noel, from Chalfont St Giles in Buckinghamshire (a beautiful part of the world), was smiling all the way to the bank because he had just been notified that he had won two £25 prizes in the January Premium Bond draw.

Bitcoin Back to 19,000 – Former Strong Support

FX Empire 13 Jan 2023
El Salvador’s parliament has passed a digital securities law allowing the country to raise funds with the world’s first sovereign bonds on the bitcoin blockchain. The Fed and banking regulators will continue to study the crypto industry and try to mitigate its risks, said Michelle Bowman, a member of the US Federal Reserve Board of Governors ... ....

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