Quality will count in the last quarter of 2023 in both equity and bond markets.
The current economic environment is constructive towards both equities and fixed income, believes JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM).
The newly launched product invests in countries that are reducing their carbon emissions.
Data collected by Last Word Research shows a rapid rise in pessimism towards equities and credit among fund selectors in the region.
Chinese government bond yields have surged due to regulatory actions, presenting a buying opportunity, according to several fund managers.
Citi’s EM and regional government bond indices will add China, following a similar move by Bloomberg Barclays. However, Chinese government bonds will not join Citi’s larger World Government Bond Index (WGBI).
FSA compares two global government bond funds: Templeton Global Bond and BlackRock GF Global Government Bond.
Government bonds in certain Asian countries are an option for investors seeking yield, according to Amanda Stitt, Legg Mason Global Asset Management’s investment director.
Mainland retail investors queued for a day to snap up government savings bonds, which are perceived as a safehaven for capital, mainland media reported.
In March, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the Bank of Thailand (BoT) and the Bank of Korea (BoK) cut their respective key interest rates by 25 basis points each to support economic growth. “We believe that central banks in India, Thailand and Korea will continue to lean towards looser monetary policies, which should provide […]