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24.02.2016

Moody's downgrades Brazil to Ba2 with a negative outlook

Moody's Investors Service has downgraded Brazil's issuer and bond ratings to Ba2 and changed the outlook to negative.

 
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24.02.2016

ECB clarify SREP add-on; positive for EU Banks

The ECB last week, in several statements, took the opportunity to clarify bank capital requirements. We think this was a conscious effort to provide a higher degree of certainty to the market, post the aggressive bank sell-off earlier this year.

 
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24.02.2016

Oil prices are likely to remain range-bound until H2 16

"Prices are likely to remain range-bound until fundamentals tighten in H2 16, but market participants should be watching the rate of US stockbuilds for evidence that the market is rebalancing."

 
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23.02.2016

Banks: buy in a tactical view, but not in a strategic view

European banks could be at this moment an investment opportunity. But only in a tactical view, or in other words as a short-term investment. It's the opinion of Credit Suisse. Here the reasons and the stocks to call.

 
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23.02.2016

EU repo market activity – No sign of reversal of the downward trend

According to the latest ICMA repo survey, overall activity in the EU repo market declined slightly in December 2015. However, we think it is premature to consider this a sign of bottoming out after the last five-year downward trend. Regulation and abundant liquidity in a context of negative rates are likely to favour a further gradual contraction.

 
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23.02.2016

Cable, the bearish momentum is growing on the pound

 
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22.02.2016

S&P: market Confidence in the Eurozone's recovery is under threat

"Volatility in the financial markets is hitting the European banking sector hard, adding to the downside risks to the eurozone's economic outlook", Standard & Poor's said in a report published today

 
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22.02.2016

China: a trio of dilemmas

 
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19.02.2016

Rates lower for longer: the where and when of fixed income investments

There is room to move in the fixed income world. More room than some weeks ago. A 6% return this year can be possible from a diversified actively managed bond fund. Here are some ideas by Chris Iggo, chief investment officer of Axa fixed income. 

 
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19.02.2016

Europe’s Troubled Politics and Uncertain Future

Europe is facing a confluence of serious political challenges that put at risk the region’s continued integration as envisaged in the various treaties that govern the EU.

 
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