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EXPLAINER: Why rising rates are unsettling Wall Street

Springfield News-Sun 05 Mar 2021
The speed at which the yield has climbed has forced investors to re-examine how they value stocks, bonds and every other investment ... Part of it is rising expectations for inflation, perhaps the worst enemy of a bond investor ... When interest rates are low and bonds are paying little, investors are willing to pay more for that second part.
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Shares slip in Asia after bond yield spike hits Wall St

Kearney Hub 05 Mar 2021
Asian shares fell Thursday, tracking a decline on Wall Street as another rise in bond yields rattled investors who worry that higher inflation may prompt central banks to raise ultra-low interest rates.
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Sensex slumps over 440 points in early trade

The Telegraph India 05 Mar 2021
The BSE benchmark Sensex tumbled over 440 points and the NSE Nifty cracked below the key 15,000-level in early trade on Friday in line with a slump in other Asian markets as US bond market turmoil continued to fan investor worries globally ... over rising yields in bond markets.
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At a Glance

Shenzhen Daily 05 Mar 2021
FOREIGN investors raised their holdings of Chinese bonds for the 27th month in a row in February despite a narrowing spread between Chinese government bonds and their foreign counterparts. Overseas investors held a total of 3.15 trillion yuan (US$486.4 billion) of Chinese bonds by ...
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Sensex slumps over 440 points, Nifty slips below 15,000 in early trade

The Times of India 05 Mar 2021
The BSE benchmark sensex tumbled over 440 points and the NSE Nifty cracked below the key 15,000-level in early trade on Friday in line with a slump in other Asian markets as US bond market turmoil continued to fan investor worries globally ... over rising yields in bond markets.
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Rising borrowing rates highlights emerging-market debt crisis

Business Day 05 Mar 2021
As Jen points out, central bank bond buying in the eurozone and Japan has cut the amount of those government bonds open to investors and led to the share of US Treasuries of available reserve currency government bonds to almost double to 63% over 20 years.
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Asian shares extend losses on fears of rising inflation

Al Jazeera 05 Mar 2021
Asian stocks skidded to one-month lows on Friday as rising United States Treasury bond yields again rattled equity investors while hoisting the US dollar to a three-month high, which in turn dragged the Japanese yen down ... Bond investors with a bearish view of US Treasury bond prices took heart in Powell’s remarks and sold the notes.
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Fed chief foresees no raise of rates

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 05 Mar 2021
His message of wait-and-see patience caused bond yields to jump and stocks to fall further, signaling that investors foresee stronger growth and higher inflation on the horizon ... Higher yields on government bonds can entice some investors to sell stocks and buy Treasurys instead, thereby forcing stock prices down.
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US Stocks Edge Lower Ahead of Jobs Report after Surging Bond Yields Fuel Steep Sell-Off

FX Empire 05 Mar 2021
The catalyst behind the early selling pressure is fear of a surge in bond yields ... Wall Street’s major stock indexes ended sharply lower on Thursday, leaving the NASDAQ Composite down around 10% from its February record high, after remarks from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell disappointed investors worried about rising longer-term U.S.
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Fed says higher inflation temporary, rate increase not in sight

Hong Kong Standard 05 Mar 2021
His message of wait-and-see patience caused bond yields to jump and stocks to fall further, ... The tech-heavy Nasdaq pulled back 2.1 percent. Higher yields on government bonds can entice some investors to sell stocks and buy Treasurys instead, thereby forcing stock prices down.
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Powell: Higher inflation temporary, no rate hikes in sight

Tyler Morning Telegraph 05 Mar 2021
His message of wait-and-see patience caused bond yields to jump and stocks to fall further, signaling that investors foresee stronger growth and higher inflation on the horizon ... Higher yields on government bonds can entice some investors to sell stocks and buy Treasurys instead, thereby forcing stock prices down.
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Tech pulls stocks lower as bond yields continue upward march

Springfield News-Sun 05 Mar 2021
The remarks, signaling a wait-and-see stance on the surge in bond yields, failed to ease investors' concerns that stronger growth will lead to higher inflation, which unchecked can slow economic growth ... Investors have been keeping a close eye on the bond market in recent weeks, ...
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Asian shares sink to one-month lows

Business Day 05 Mar 2021
US stocks dropped on Thursday after Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell disappointed some investors by not indicating that the Fed might step up purchases of long-term bonds to hold down longer-term interest rates ... Bond investors with a bearish view of Treasuries took heart in Powell’s remarks and sold the notes.

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