Author Archives: Anthony Doyle

About Anthony Doyle

Years in the bond markets
14
Specialist subjects
Economics and interest rates
Likes
Rugby, steak and red wine, country music
Heroes
David Campese, Banjo Paterson, Johnny Cash

BVTV: A look at the US and UK bond markets

Bond Vigilantes 26/03/2018  

This week on BVTV, I have a look at past US interest rate cycles. With new Fed Chair Jerome Powell now in the hot seat, bond investors are keen to… Read more »

The value of investments will fluctuate, which will cause prices to fall as well as rise and you may not get back the original amount you invested. Past performance is not a guide to future performance.


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Can bond markets digest the huge supply of U.S. Treasuries that will be issued this year?

Bond Vigilantes 15/02/2018  

The United States government routinely finances itself through short-term debt, which is normally less expensive than long-term debt, due to the upward sloping nature of the U.S. yield curve. This… Read more »

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2018: The end of the (QE) affair. M&G’s economic and bond market outlook

Bond Vigilantes 13/12/2017  

In our latest Panoramic Outlook, Jim Leaviss assesses the forces behind the robust and broad-based nature of global economic growth in recent months and the prospects for this broadly rosy… Read more »

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BVTV: Fund Manager Stefan Isaacs on 2017, 2018, and the prospects for Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League

Bond Vigilantes 11/12/2017  

To discuss the impact of higher interest rates, this week on BVTV I’m joined by Fund Manager Alex Araujo. Read more »

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BVTV: Listed infrastructure – how would the asset class respond to higher interest rates and inflation?

Bond Vigilantes 27/11/2017  

To discuss the impact of higher interest rates, this week on BVTV I’m joined by Fund Manager Alex Araujo. Read more »

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Here are some of the scariest charts in finance to celebrate Halloween

Bond Vigilantes 31/10/2017  

Investment markets have been remarkably resilient over the course of 2017. Sure, the geopolitical environment has thrown up a few frightening days which saw markets sell-off but on the whole… Read more »

BVTV: And you thought Halloween was scary. Risks, rates and Brexit.

Bond Vigilantes 31/10/2017  

This week on BVTV I am joined by Helen Thomas from blondemoney.co.uk. Helen thinks that the market is underestimating the scenarios around Brexit, and believes that a reversal of Brexit… Read more »

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Is it time for the Bank of England to target nominal GDP?

Bond Vigilantes 22/09/2017  

In December 2012, the then Governor of the Bank of Canada, Mark Carney, gave a speech entitled “Guidance” to the CFA Society of Toronto. Less than two weeks earlier, the… Read more »

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BVTV: The ECB, primary markets, and the insurance industry

Bond Vigilantes 11/09/2017  

Dr. Wolfgang Bauer, M&G fund manager, helps manage corporate bond and absolute return portfolios. This week on BVTV I ask him: What were the key takeaways from the ECB meeting?… Read more »

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The 2nd largest bailout in British history and its economic effects

Bond Vigilantes 06/09/2017  

The Slavery Abolition Act of 1833 formally freed 800,000 Africans who were then the legal property of Britain’s slave owners. What is less well known is that the same act… Read more »

The value of investments will fluctuate, which will cause prices to fall as well as rise and you may not get back the original amount you invested. Past performance is not a guide to future performance.


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