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Global Bonds Suffer Biggest Crash In Over 25 Years

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  • Global Bonds Suffer Biggest Crash In Over 25 Years
    by Tyler Durden, http://www.zerohedge.com  
    With US Treasuries the most oversold since 2007, Bloomberg reports that bonds around the world are headed for their steepest two-week loss in at least 26 years as President-elect Donald Trump sends inflation expectations surging. The Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Index has fallen 4 percent in the period through Thursday.

    It’s the biggest two-week rout in the data, which go back to 1990.
    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen fueled the decline by saying Thursday an interest-rate hike could come relatively soon.


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November 19, 2016 - Posted by | Economics | , , , , ,

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