Tag Archive: FAR EAST HORIZON 4.25% SGD 10/2017

Bonds In Conversation : Saving Is Good, Borrowing Is Bad

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A mad week with markets suffering a huge loss of confidence in almost everything except the safest of stuff which is the irony because the less yield hungry you were, the more rewards… Continue reading

Bonds In Conversation : Watching Asia : Many Ways To Die

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In a macabre reverie, I was imagining that I would rather be eaten by a great white shark than beheaded by an ISIS executioner on Youtube with the world watching. At least I… Continue reading

SGD New Issue Review : Far East Horizon 5Y 4.5%

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FAR EAST HORIZON – Far East Horizon SGD 5yrs announced – Initial price guidance: 4.5% area COMPS: Far East Horizon  4 ¼%  10/17  101.75  3.64% PINGIN 4 ⅛ 09/06/19  101.65/3.76% Far East Horizon… Continue reading

Bonds In Conversation : How Low Is Low ? Taking Equilibrium For Granted

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When you read that 7 year German yields are at 0.70%, you start to appreciate Singapore interest rates a little more. It happened before in 1H last year when German yields were tested… Continue reading

Bonds In Conversation : Short Term Pain, Long Term Gain

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I met two chaps this week in my infrequent forays out from home and outside the school run routine, who both have substantial cash on the side. They are cashed up which sounds… Continue reading

Bonds In Conversation : Fund Manager Says Roller Coasters Start Slow

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A bond portfolio manager told me that his analyst team who studies asset allocations and data series has detected red lights and sell risk indicators. Doesn’t this happen all the time ? Not… Continue reading

Bonds In Conversation : A May To Remember

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40 days to the World Cup and they say we cannot sell in May because it is the probably the last leg for something to happen. Pfizer makes headlines with the largest acquisition… Continue reading

Bonds In Conversation – Excuse Me, Can I Borrow 20 Billion dollars, PLEASE ?

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Behold, the world just saw the largest Junk Bond offering in history. April 24 (Bloomberg) — Billionaire Patrick Drahi is winning friends in the junk-bond market. After selling the equivalent of about $23… Continue reading