Five themes you may (or may not) have noticed in 2019’s fixed income markets.
The COVID-19 Spread
Central bankers and finance ministers from G7 countries have formally agreed to use “all appropriate policy tools” to tackle the economic impact of the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
The Debt Canary
Coal miners used to carry canaries down into the jobsite – the birds were used as indicators that deadly gases were in the atmosphere. If the canary died, the miners fled to the surface.