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Sector strategy – A yield curve story

By some measures, the latest sell-off in US Treasuries looks particularly short-lived and shallow.
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Bond massacre?

The dramatic rise in bond yields in the second half of 2016 has once again roused those wondering whether the end of one of the longest and strongest bond ‘bull markets’ seen since the late 13th century is upon us.
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Lessons from 2016

This year the commentariat have variously and collectively pronounced the beginning of the end of Pax Americana, the liberal consensus, the European Union, and globalisation.
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Boom

At a time when the next US administration finally became a little more distinct and OPEC managed to agree on a supply cut, incoming economic data continued to point to brighter times ahead.
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Quitaly?

The Italian electorate will soon trudge to the polls to decide whether to approve reforming their constitution.
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UK Autumn Statement 2016: The last one

The Autumn Statement of 2016 will have little immediate effect on local or global portfolios.
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