James Athey, senior investment manager at Aberdeen Standard Investments, discusses how bond and equity markets are pricing in trade tension and examines all-time lows in 10-Year yields across Europe. He speaks with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
Norway's wealth fund is eyeing a shift away from Europe in a move that could boost its U.S. stock investments by as much as $100 billion. Bloomberg Opinion columnist Brooke Sutherland and Bloomberg's Sonali Basak have the details on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." Sutherland's opinions are her own."
Traders say subscription level for Nigeria’s August bond auction was evidently weak owing to low offshore interest in Nigerian yields. But do low Nigerian yields signal a positive entry point for potential long term investors? Seun Ameye, Fixed Income Trader at CITI Nigeria joins CNBC Africa for more.
The Debt Management Office in Nigeria says the country will issue its first ever 30-year local currency bond this year. Emmanuel Mordi joins CNBC Africa to discuss how this move will impact the country’s bond market and for a recap of trading activities in Nigeria’s fixed income and forex markets this week.
Egypt won't ask for further IMF funding next year, when its $12-billion dollars loan program expires. Finance Minister Mohamed Maait says the economy is now in better shape and he's working to reduce debt and gain investor confidence.