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ABE Weekly 24/02/2021


ABX Weekly 24/02/2021 Market Update     “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. "   You can’t ask for a better indicator of what’s happening across the world in the yield space than the recent issue of a new bond in Europe by H & M Group of EUR 500m / 8.5-year / 0.25% coupon bonds. This bond was heavily oversubscribed despite the very [...]

ABE Weekly 24/02/20212021-03-01T15:15:08+11:00

ABE Weekly 17/02/2021


ABX Weekly 17/02/2021 Market Update     “The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. " Nelson Mandela  Yield curves across the world have started to steepen, something we have not seen for quite some time. This has certainly caught players off guard and caused some pain across the industry. In last week’s note we mentioned that investors [...]

ABE Weekly 17/02/20212021-03-01T15:15:15+11:00

ABE Weekly 10/02/2021


ABXWeekly 10/02/2021 Market Update     “I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed." Michael Jordan  With less and less access to quality higher yielding corporate bonds, investors will, out of need, start to gravitate towards alternate yield enhanced securities or structured products. Here we run through a quick expose of what these securities are, [...]

ABE Weekly 10/02/20212021-03-01T15:15:25+11:00

ABE Weekly 03/02/2021


ABE Weekly 03/02/2021 Market Update   “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough” - Mae West  I can now fully appreciate how difficult it must be to do stand-up comedy. To come up with new material day after day, week after week, is incredibly challenging. I can relate to this scenario now given a somewhat lack of new news or [...]

ABE Weekly 03/02/20212021-02-04T15:27:09+11:00

ABE Weekly 13/01/2021


ABE Weekly 13/01/2021 Market Update     “It always seems impossible until its done.”    It has been relatively quiet on the western front over the past week. Domestically there is still a big focus on COVID related issues with State Governments continuously monitoring and updating the public. The US presidential inauguration has attracted quite a bit of attention, particularly in view of the riots [...]

ABE Weekly 13/01/20212021-01-13T11:08:09+11:00

ABE Weekly 06/01/2021


ABE Weekly 06/01/2021 Market Update     “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift, that’s why they call it the present.”    Welcome to the Australian Bond Exchanges first weekly for 2021. If nothing else, we hope and expect that 2021 will be better than 2020 and we wish our clients all the best for the New Year. Equities [...]

ABE Weekly 06/01/20212021-01-08T13:16:01+11:00

ABE Weekly 16/12/2020


ABE Weekly 16/12/2020 Market Update     “Life isn’t about finding yourself; it’s about creating yourself”    As we sign of for the year in what has been one of the most tumultuous periods in the last 100 years, the one common denominator across all the developed countries is the obsession by central banks to keep printing money. As we go to print The Financial Standard reported that the US Fed [...]

ABE Weekly 16/12/20202020-12-17T16:01:36+11:00

ABE Weekly 09/12/2020


ABE Weekly 09/12/2020 Market Update     “In search of interest income, thou shalt be open minded”    As we approach the end, of what can only be described as a most challenging and very unusual year, we look towards 2021 and what lies ahead. In short it looks like 2021 will be a much better year all round for Australia with forecast increases in [...]

ABE Weekly 09/12/20202020-12-09T11:18:13+11:00

ABE Weekly 02/12/2020


ABE Weekly 02/12/2020 Market Update     “You are the master of your fate and captain of your soul”  You must hand it to Trump, he’s still not giving up on his re-election dream but he’s allies are quickly falling by the wayside. Either way, the financial markets seem to be taking it in their stride. I think people will be glad to [...]

ABE Weekly 02/12/20202020-12-01T12:59:21+11:00

ABE Weekly 18/11/2020


ABE Weekly 18/11/2020 Market Update     “Why does man sacrifice his wealth at the expense of his health, then sacrifices his wealth to recuperate his health”    Pfizer and BioNTech, two pharmaceutical firms, announced that their vaccine against covid-19 is more than 90% effective, according to early results from trials. The high success rate raised hopes of a quicker [...]

ABE Weekly 18/11/20202020-11-19T14:44:10+11:00
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