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Traders in Argentina have figured out a loophole that generates a 7% return in mere minutes. Here’s how they pull it off.
The fully-legal trading method uses the difference in the official exchange rate and brokers' exchange rate to net thousands of pesos in profit.
Cheap money available in the bond market has led several US companies to issue new corporate bonds this week.
What slowdown? US companies led by Disney just raised a whopping $27 billion of debt in a single day
Disney alone brought in $7 billion during the Tuesday debt offerings, which follow just $84 billion worth of bond sales in August.
The US is seriously considering issuing ultra-long bonds of up to 100 years — but Wall Street might not have the appetite for them
One of the biggest risks of investing in ultra-long-term bonds is that demand can become very volatile as the economy fluctuates.
The market’s safest assets are offering investors record-low returns — and it’s left them no place to hide from recession fears
"It's certainly scary when you see yields fall so sharply, and when you see the yield curve inverted," said Collin Martin of Charles Schwab.
The movement in bonds versus equity markets Friday was "a confirmation of all the recent trends," said Bill Adams of MFS Investment Management.
Traders have poured a record amount of money into bonds over the past 3 months — and it shows just how worried they are about a recession
Investors are "seeking haven in longer duration US Treasurys," said Charlie Ripley of Allianz Investment Management.
The US gets its biggest recession warning yet as the most closely watched part of the yield curve inverts
The spread between two- and 10-year Treasury yields fell below zero, an occurrence that's preceded each of the last seven recessions.
Michael Hasenstab, who made his name betting on economic recoveries, stomached big losses across six funds.
CEO Evan Spiegel set the goal of 2019 profitability in an internal September memo. He also said that Snapchat had "rushed redesign."