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MANILA, Philippines — The government is facing another week of difficulty raising 50 billion pula from the securities auction due to pressures stemming from the U.S. Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates. A bond trader said the Treasury Office may find it difficult to release treasury bills (T-bills) worth 15 billion pesos and 35 …

You will soon be able to invest up to 100% in stocks in the National Pension System (NPS) Tier II account. In an interview with Outlook Money, the chairman of the Pension Funds Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA), Supratim Bandopadhyay, said: “We allow people to invest up to 100% in stocks, in accordance with the …

KARACHI: Cut-off yields on Treasury bills (T-bills) were raised significantly to 130 basis points on Wednesday. Yields for all three maturities were raised just a day after the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) left its benchmark rate unchanged at 9.75%. Following the high-maturity amount, the government had set an auction target of Rs 1 trillion …

Rates “have yet to rise”. The balance sheet has already shrunk by 14%, more withdrawals to come. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. The Bank of Canada today raised its policy rate and policy rate by 25 basis points each, to 0.50%. He cited 5.1% CPI inflation which he expects to rise further and faces …

Greece is preparing to open its tourism this year earlier than ever, with signs pointing to a double-digit increase in bookings from abroad, up to 30% for the summer 2022 season. And while it is still too early to estimate this year’s tourist receipts, the budget of 15 billion euros planned by the financial services …

KUALA LUMPUR: Cagamas Bhd continued its positive momentum with global issues of RM1.195 billion amid uncertainties in global markets. In a statement, the national mortgage corporation said the proceeds from the issuances will be used to fund the purchase of home loans and Islamic financing from the national financial system. Total issues include RM700 million …

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ECONOMYNEXT – Sales of Sri Lanka’s foreign exchange reserves to commercial banks defend a 200 peg to the US dollar that soared to $736 million from September to November 2021, official data shows, forcing money to be printed to maintain a fixed interest rate. In November and December alone, $664 million of reserves were sold …

The markets are weird right now. The value of risk-free assets has gone completely off the rails, and if that doesn’t sound scary, keep reading. Sri Lanka is facing a debt crisis, yet its stock market has risen more than 60% in the past year. The Federal Reserve is preparing to raise rates to fight …

PRICES for government guaranteeslinks on offer could relax this week amid excess liquidity in the Iffinancial system. The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) will on Monday offer 15 billion pesos in treasury bills (treasury bills), or 5 billion pesos each in 91-, 182- and 364-day securities. On Tuesday it will be auctioned off 35 billion …

Reading time: 4 minutes The past few years have highlighted just how volatile investments can be. As the new year approaches, it’s time for investors to learn from this volatility and diversify their portfolios. Diversification helps hedge against inflation, price declines, and other types of market volatility. With investments spread across various asset classes, sectors …

In the wake of compliance with the 65% loan-to-deposit ratio (LDR) policy of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), deposits of banks and merchant banks with the umbrella bank fell by 58.14 % in 2021. Banks and merchant banks, through the Permanent Deposit Facility (SDF), deposit excess funds daily with the umbrella bank at an …

The Ugandan government is set to cut domestic borrowing to increase banks’ appetite to lend to the public, President Museveni has revealed. “The high interest rates of commercial banks are due to two actors: the commercial banks which want high profits and don’t care about wanainchi and the government (finance) gives high priced treasury bills …

Investors in the Nigerian capital market invested 1.291 trillion naira in Nigerian mutual funds called collective investment schemes in 2021. Collective investment funds, also known as mutual funds, are joint investment vehicles through which investors pool funds and invest in a selected basket of securities in order to maximize returns and reduce the risks. Mutual …

KARACHI: The Pakistan Mercantile Exchange (PMEX) is eager to introduce cash-settled cryptocurrency contracts to help local investors gain exposure to the increasingly popular global peer-to-peer digital payment system. Talk to Dawn in a recent interview, PMEX chief executive Ejaz Ali Shah said the central monetary authority should reconsider its 2018 ruling against cryptocurrencies, as they …

ISLAMABAD: Worsening macroeconomic fundamentals and worsening sentiment have wreaked havoc in three major markets of the Pakistani economy, where markets are unwilling to buy government-sponsored rhetoric on the economic front. Alarmingly, three markets, including the stock market, money market and exchange rate, do not respond positively to the economic narrative constructed by economic managers, so …

Talace Pvt Ltd, promoted by Tata Sons, is seeking a one-year loan of ₹ 23,000 crore at quasi-sovereign rates to finance the acquisition of the Air India airline and its initial operating costs, people at current with the question. Tata is offering to raise an unrated, unsecured, general purpose loan from Air India’s existing lenders …

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan announced on Saturday that it had received $ 3 billion from the Saudi Fund for Development to keep the U.S. dollars in its account in order to increase its foreign exchange reserves. The Prime Minister’s advisor on finance and revenues, Shaukat Tarin, also announced that the SBP had received …

LAHORE: In less than three years, the central bank has changed its monetary position three times from hawkish to accommodative and back to hawkish. Is it the bankruptcy of the government or the central bank? The current governor of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has spoken out in support of the policies of the …

Buenos Aires, Nov. 18 (EFE) .- Argentina on Thursday placed on the domestic market treasury bills and bonds in Argentine currency for a total value of 126.063 million pesos (about $ 1.195 million), reported official sources. As the Argentinian Ministry of the Economy clarified in a press release, in this Thursday’s operation, Treasury bills were …

MUMBAI : Markets are expected to be in a narrow range Wednesday as SGX Nifty trends suggest a soft opening in Indian benchmarks. On Tuesday, the BSE Sensex finished at 60,322.37, down 396.34 points or 0.65% and the Nifty closed at 17,999.20, down 110.25 points or 0.61%. Most Asian stocks plunged on Wednesday after robust …

Many of us have been through that time when we feel like we are barely keeping our financial lives out of the water. If nothing at all, last year’s pandemic taught us the importance of financial planning and control. Taking control of our finances can help reduce financial stress caused by debt, unexpected expenses, or …

BAHAMAS GOVERNMENT TREASURY BILL TERM SHEET – November 2021 Posted: Tuesday November 9 2021 BAHAMAN GOVERNMENT TREASURY LAWTERMS SHEET Call for tenders date: November 12, 2021 Security ID Issue size ($ billion) Can grow / shrink? Unit share ($ billion) Tenor (days) Settlement date Due date TB000-610 178,879,000 Yes 100 91 16-Nov-21 15-Feb-22 TB000-611 10,000,000 …

NB FILE PHOTO RATES on government securities could rise this week as secondary market yields climbed despite a slower-than-expected slowdown inflation in October. The Treasury Office (BTr) plans to raise P15 billion via Treasury bills (T-bills) it will auction off Monday, or 5 billion pesos each in debt securities at 91, 182 and 364 days. …

NB FILE PHOTO The national government’s gross borrowing reached 2.6 trillion pesos at the end of September as it continued to raise funds to respond to the coronavirus crisis, preliminary data from the Treasury Office (BTr) showed. Gross borrowing in the first nine months increased 15.143% compared to the same period last year. In September …

Additional domestic and foreign borrowing as well as a weaker peso further raised the national government’s outstanding debt to a new high of 11.920 billion pesos in September. Latest data from the Treasury Office (BTr) on Friday showed bonds outstanding at the end of September rose 2.4% from 11.64 trillion pesos in August and 27.2% …

The £ 1.3 billion London asset manager said the fund would allow UK and European investors to access India’s growing local currency government bond market. The fund is listed on the London Stock Exchange, Deutsche Börse and Borsa Italiana and will track the performance of the JP Morgan India Government Fully Accessible Route (FAR) Bonds …

The capital of banks in the local market amounted to 193.642 billion EGP in July, while reserves were approximately 353.957 billion EGP, and the volume of allocations to banks amounted to approximately 173.108 billion EGP. According to the report, the total bonds and long-term loans in the banks amounted to 245.497 billion EGP in July, …

Trading in treasury bills began yesterday on the secondary market of the Dhaka Stock Exchange, ending a wait of more than a decade and creating yet another investment tool for retail investors relying solely on stocks and mutual fund. Some 222 government bonds, with a combined value of Tk 55,000 crore, were listed on the …

The stock market has been keeping investors on their toes lately, and Friday was no exception. After spending much of the morning in positive territory, most of the major market benchmarks retreated in the early afternoon. Starting at 12:30 p.m. EDT, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^ DJI) was down 6 points to 34,749. …

The federal government is about two weeks away from being unable to pay its bills – and that could delay benefit payments to tens of millions of retirees, Medicare and Medicaid claimants, and many more receiving treasury checks American. Republicans in Congress are blocking Democrats from raising the federal borrowing limit, which could lead to …

KARACHI: Government set to raise 5,875 trillion rupees through sale of treasury bills and bonds until end of December 2021, which is higher than maturities of 5,100 trillion rupees . The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Tuesday it would continue to conduct bimonthly auctions of three, six and 12-month market treasury bills between …

US Treasury yields were mixed on Tuesday morning, with investors focusing on the jobs reports due later this week. The benchmark 10-year Treasury bill yield rose less than a basis point, to 1.484%, at 4 a.m. ET. The yield on 30-year Treasury bills fell by less than a basis point to 2.044%. Yields move in …

SINGAPORE: A new bill was presented to Parliament on Monday (October 4) to consolidate legislation on government borrowing for investment and market development. Introduced for first reading in Parliament by Minister of Finance Lawrence Wong, the Public Loans (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill seeks to merge the Local Treasury Bills Act (LTBA) into the Government Securities Act …

Will US jobs pave the way for the Fed to cut? The Federal Reserve is rushing to announce that it will soon scale back its large-scale stimulus package, and Friday’s jobs report could set the stage for such a move as early as November. The US central bank has announced that it will buy $ …

The Treasury Office will borrow 200 billion pesos on the domestic debt market in October, adding to the national government debt which hit a new high of 11.64 billion pesos in August. In a September 29 memorandum to all eligible government securities brokers, National Treasurer Rosalia de Leon said the Treasury will auction 60 billion …

One of the most controversial points being discussed in Congress is the debt ceiling. The House will vote on a bill that would suspend it on Wednesday, but Republicans in the Senate have said they will reject the legislation because they do not support an increase or suspension of the debt ceiling. For many, the …

Rich daddy, poor daddy is one of the most iconic self-help books of the 90s. Written by Robert Kiyosaki and Sharon Lechter, the book emphasizes the importance of financial literacy, independence and wealth building. He explains the benefit of buying assets, investing in real estate, and starting and owning businesses (as well as increasing your …

Rates rose at Tuesday’s auction of 35 billion pesos of 10-year reissued Treasury bonds (Treasury bonds) as regulators hinted they would become more active to stem the economic brakes. Despite the rate hike, the Treasury Office fully allocated the proposed Treasuries, with the auction ending up being oversubscribed more than twice. The total of tenders …

Illustration by Sjoerd van Leeuwen Text size Financial markets depend heavily on the concepts of liquidity and negotiability. But these two market dynamics no longer work as they once did. Failure to understand the real underlying constraints on liquidity and marketability when dealing with large blocks of assets can lead to serious miscalculations. At the …

Governor of the Central Bank Ajith Nivard Cabraal The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) has come under heavy criticism over the currency’s rapid expansion supply since last year. The overall money supply has grown by 21% in the past 12 months. The currency held by the public, commonly known as money printing, increased by …

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s central bank bought 45.9 billion rupees in treasury bills on Friday, bringing its total stock of treasury bills to 1,330.3 billion rupees, official data showed, as reserve losses of foreign exchange continues amid non-market interest rates. Soft-pegged central banks lose foreign exchange reserves when liquidity is injected to maintain a rigid …

Bangladesh Bank named NRBC Bank as the best primary dealer, a press release said. The central bank issued a letter on September 16 in which NRBC Bank was named Bangladesh’s best prime broker for its performance in the last quarter of October to December and the central bank paid Tk 5,35,420 as commission of subscription …

MOSCOW, September 9 (Reuters) – The Russian ruble touched the 73 mark against the dollar on Thursday, treading water on the eve of a central bank rate decision and amid low risk appetite. At 0741 GMT, the ruble was 0.1% weaker against the dollar at 73.18 RUBUTSTN = MCX and had lost 0.1% to trade …

The world’s largest bond market won’t have to wait long for its next potential volatility shock, with a prospect of key US jobs that will help shape bets on the path of Treasury yields for the rest of the year. 2021. The yield curve has just posted its first week of steepening since July, rebounding …

A Treasury bill (T-bond) is a medium to long term security issued by the government. They typically pay interest every 6 months until the bond matures. Kenya treasury bills are issued monthly. To invest, you need a CDS account with the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK), the issuer of government bonds in Kenya, and a …

ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka printed enough money after a failed bond auction last week to potentially wipe out foreign exchange reserves equivalent to a central bank swap being negotiated with Bangladesh, according to official data. Shares of the central bank’s treasury reached Rs.1194 billion on August 2, the bond settlement day up Rs 53.9 billion …

Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen Friday urged Congress to raise or suspend the debt ceiling by the end of the month, warning that his department will have to deploy “extraordinary measures” from August 2 to prevent the US government from defaulting. “If Congress has not acted to suspend or increase the debt limit by …

As inflation rose in the United States, following massive stimulus measures issued by the Federal Reserve, investor and financial writer Lyn Alden Schwartzer released a report which shows that “US households now have exposure record shares “. The news comes at a time when many analysts and economists believe the stock markets are in a …

It’s hard to stand idly by and see your economy strangled. Ibram X. Kendi’s book “How to be an anti-racist” is all the rage now, but the Biden administration and its progressive supporters are offering a master class on “How to be an anti-capitalist” and suck the air out of the economy. Start by paying …

Following on from the promise to make government securities more accessible to retail investors, the RBI last Monday announced the contours of the Retail Direct program. Through this program, retail investors will be able to open direct gilt accounts with the RBI, known as retail direct gilt accounts (RDG account), through which they can purchase …

FILE – In this file photo from February 10, 2021, a mask is seen on a bear sculpture outside Governor Gavin Newsom’s Capitol office in Sacramento, California. On Tuesday, July 6, 2021, the mask’s mandate was reinstated for all lawmakers and staff regardless of their vaccination status after nine new cases of COVID-19 were reported …

NB FILE PHOTO Government SECURITY RATEStie on offUm this week, that could increase slightly after the peso hits the 50p per dollar level and demand for safe-haven assets declines as the economic recovery gathers pace. The Treasury Office (BTr) will auction 15 billion pesos of treasury bills (treasury bills) on Monday, split into 5 billion …

(MENAFN – The Peninsula) QNA Doha: The Central Bank of Qatar (QCB) on Tuesday issued treasury bills for July 2021, for three, six and nine months, worth QR 600 million.QCB said in a statement posted on its official website that the treasury bills were distributed as follows: QR 300 million for three months at an …

British pounds and pennies Getty Images There seems to be some confusion about what “fiat currencies” are, if the dollar is one of them, and whether or not it should or should not be. Much of this comes from today’s gold enthusiasts like Peter Schiff and, ironically, what I call its cryptopian antagonists. Goldbugs using …

treasury bills, corporate bonds and other fixed income securities.”/>An equity fund invests in stocks of listed companies while a debt fund invests in treasury bills, corporate bonds and other fixed income securities. By Raghav Iyengar If we were to roll call the new world order, the word “hybrid” might appear more than once. Hybrid car, …

When Branch was launched in Nigeria in 2017, it was a single product business with a money lending license to provide loans to individuals. Loans start from 1,000 (~ $ 2) and gradually increase to 500,000 (~ $ 1,200) as the borrower repays. Four years, 40 billion yen (~ $ 97 million) and three million …

The current government has decided to drop the CBSL bill alongside its recent decision to postpone the fiscal policy targets stipulated in the Budget Management (Accountability) Act of 2003 until 2030. These two fiscal policy decisions and monetary policies are likely to have serious repercussions on the country’s already poor macroeconomic stability A few days …

BUCHAREST (Romania), June 24 (SeeNews) – Romania on Thursday sold 852.6 million lei ($ 207 million / 173 million euros) of new treasury bills due June 27, 2022, above the ‘initial goal, according to central bank data. The average accepted yield was 1.97%, while the demand amounted to 891.8 million lei, according to the data. …

ANKARA The Turkish Treasury has borrowed about 8.36 billion Turkish liras ($ 1 billion) in domestic markets, according to an official statement on June 22. The Treasury and Finance Ministry announced that 3.35 billion Turkish liras ($ 400 million) of four-year fixed coupon government bonds were sold on Monday. The total tender amounted to 5.24 …

If you don’t see inflation as such a big threat, you’re probably under 40. Either that or you suspect that the recent upward trend in house prices, rents, food, commodities, gasoline, cars and labor will prove to be fleeting. The trend could be temporary or even beneficial. Not so long ago, experts were worried about …

The government’s reliance on local borrowing further increased the amount of treasury bills and bonds outstanding to a new high of 7.38 trillion pesos in May. The latest data from the Treasury Office showed that the stock of treasury bills issued by the national government rose to 1.070 billion pesos at the end of last …

The decline in the Bank of Ghana’s key monetary rate appears to have boosted demand for short-term securities, particularly treasury bills and bonds. This could subsequently trigger a further drop in lending rates, a situation that will force the banks that are largely the largest investors in Treasuries to shift their investments into short-term securities. …

Treasury yields fell on Tuesday morning, despite anticipation of what the Federal Reserve will say at its two-day policy meeting, which will begin later today. The benchmark 10-year Treasury bill yield fell less than a basis point to 1.484% at 4 a.m. ET. The yield on 30-year Treasury bills fell to 2.176%. Yields move in …

Greece set a new record on Wednesday when it reopened its 10-year bond, with the investment community giving it another strong vote of confidence. While the offer portfolio matched that of the original benchmark paper issue in January, the country hit the smallest spread between the yield on a Greek issue and that of the …

Investors are afraid. And the sale crashed the crypto. But this is a market driven by the headlines. And dips are normal when headlines don’t paint the most appealing images … Even when they’re half-truths. The crypto began its recent withdrawal after Elon Musk rescinded his promise to allow Bitcoin as a payment method for …

Imagine yourself as the new Minister of Finance. Considering the unceremonious departure of your predecessor, you are unsure of your tenure. Either way, you have great confidence in your abilities. You understand the issues and are committed to making structural changes that have lasting effects on the bottom of the pyramid rather than on the …

THE Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has raised 100 billion pesos in its weekly securities auction. The central bank’s one-month BSP bill was oversubscribed by 1.05 times the offered volume of 100 billion pesos, for a total of 105.41 billion pesos in tenders. The slightly higher WAIR (Weighted Average Interest Rate) for this auction follows …

INQUIRER.net STOCK IMAGE MANILA, Philippines — The World Bank has provided a loan of $ 300 million to the Philippines to fortify government buildings in Metro Manila and prepare for the “Big One”, or an earthquake with an intensity of 7 or Plus, another Official Development Funded (ODA) project and added to the country’s record …

A sector of the US financial industry that handles $ 4 billion in savings for individuals and businesses has been strained as US markets flirt with negative interest rates. Money market funds investing in short-term government debt have received hundreds of billions of dollars in fresh money from savers in recent months. But there is …

High yield bonds offer a higher interest rate than investment grade bonds because the former have lower credit ratings. In addition, these bonds become more attractive as the yields on treasury bills fall. However, high yield bonds carry a high risk of default. You can reduce this risk if you invest in these bonds through …

The Egyptian Ministry of Finance has revealed its intention to offer treasury bills (treasury bills) and bonds (treasury bills) with a total value of EGP 247 billion in June 2021. The move is part of a larger plan that includes offering local debt instruments worth EGP 642.5 billion in the second quarter (Q2) 2021 (fourth …

BW FILE PHOTO RATES on government securities offered this week are likely to rise slightly ahead of the release of May inflation data and against a backdrop of rising bond supply, with the Treasury set to hold more auctions this month . The Treasury Office (BTr) plans to raise 15 billion pesos on Monday via …

Demand for a key Federal Reserve facility used to help control short-term rates has reached its highest level on record, welcoming a barrage of cash seeking housing. Fifty participants parked a total of $ 485.3 billion on Thursday on the overnight repo facility, in which counterparties like money market funds can place liquidity with the …

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE The May Jobs Report is the big event for the week ahead, as stocks enter the often weak month of June. Equities ended May with a mixed performance. Large-cap indices like the S&P 500 and the Dow posted gains. The S&P rose …

The unprecedented coronavirus pandemic has been a timely reminder that even Black Swan events – extremely rare and unexpected events with serious consequences – can occur. The pandemic has demonstrated unequivocally that such unforeseen and unforeseen events can wreak havoc on economies around the world, creating a ripple effect that affects all of us. One …

Tuesday May 25, 2021 / 7:30 p.m. / Meristem Research / Header image credit: Bokk Keeper Summary of the offer The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will hold a Primary Market (PMA) auction of treasury bills (treasury bills) on May 26, 2021. At the PMA, existing treasury bills valued at 24.18 Billion NGN, 19.16 Billion …

ANKARA The Turkish Treasury on Tuesday borrowed 1.9 billion Turkish liras ($ 230 million) in domestic markets, according to an official statement. The Treasury and Finance Ministry announced that some 685 million Turkish liras ($ 82 million) of one-year fixed coupon bonds – semi-annually, the seventh issue – had been auctioned. The treasury bills will …

The state faces a strained financial situation from the start of the current fiscal year, thanks to the nighttime curfew and subsequent lockdown to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). Although the year started on an optimistic note, with major revenue-generating departments such as excise and registration services and stamps showing signs of …

Treasury bills are short-term loans that the government takes to finance various operations. In Ghana, the maturity of treasury bills is 91 days and 182 days, each offering a different yield. Since treasury bills are guaranteed by the government, they are considered a risk-free investment and therefore are generally used as a benchmark to determine …

(MENAFN – The Peninsula) QNA Qatar Central Bank (QCB) yesterday issued treasury bills for May 2021, for three, six and nine months, worth QR 600 million. QCB said in a statement posted on its official website that treasury bills were distributed as follows: QR 300 million for three months at an interest rate of 0.43%; …

There’s a way for us dividend investors to harness the news of a COVID-19 vaccine for huge payouts of 10% and more. And we will also position our portfolios for a sharp rise in prices. I know the vaccine news sounds like a “horse out of the barn”. After all, the market and shares of …