RBC Wealth Management believes that high debt levels do not necessarily represent a systemic risk in the near term and that debt servicing costs will remain manageable even in the medium term
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French regulator demonstrates sour grapes and a very unusual view on post-Brexit electronic trading. What are they talking about?
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Slack has analysed what impact this year’s key events has had on the US stock market to discover the ‘winning’ and ‘losing’ businesses of 2020. The analysis revealed the five stocks that have performed the best throughout the year, yielding the highest ROI, and those which have been most sensitive to the changing events
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It's an online world. Meltwater's 328 million Euro IPO testimony to how the world has changed during the course of this year.
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Darren Sinden, a 35 year veteran of the brokerage industry has joined FinanceFeeds’ editorial team as Editor, while Nikolai Isayev, a senior industry professional, has assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer.
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Payment for research has been a contentious issue since fund managers were forced to unbundle their costs and breakdown exactly how they spend money, that is ultimately paid for by their underlying clients
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Kathy Hochul, New York Lieutenant Governor, says her greatest fear with the rising virus case count is overwhelming the hospital system. David Kostin, Goldman Sachs Chief U.S. Equity Strategist, says the economy is getting better and markets will continue to recognize that through 2021. Julie Norman, University College London Professor, says President-elect Joe Biden is assembling a pragmatic team. Michael Feroli, JPMorgan Chief U.S. Economist, sees reasons for gloom in the short-term, but room for optimism as 2021 unfolds.
Germany's main listed derivatives venue has acquired a fintech company specializing in advanced execution algorithms and data-driven analytics for global futures, options and interest rate markets.
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By instigating a six-month stay of execution the US central bank hopes that more of the outstanding, dollar LIBOR linked contracts, will be able to mature without disruption to rate calculations, and therefore aid the transition to SOFR.
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It may well be time for the retail FX industry to revisit this avenue as banks and ISAs in the UK give no interest at all, hence there is no incentive to use them and every incentive to seek out the new, properly organized and FSCS-backed solutions from electronic investment apps
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One puzzling feature of Deutsche Boerse's business, however, is the decline in its STOXX index derivatives business in which volumes traded have been falling since the peak seen in March this year, even though assets under management in DAX index and STOXX related ETFs have held up well.
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Laurence Boone, OECD Chief Economist, says virus vaccines offer hope for a brighter outlook. Troy Gayeski, Skybridge Capital Co-CIO, says equity gains may be much harder to come by following November's record rally. Ethan Harris, BofA Securities Head of Global Economic Research, expects a stimulus package to be the only serious piece of legislation to be passed in the next two years. Dr. Jodie Guest, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health Department of Epidemiology Vice Chair & Research Professor, says there is light at the end of the tunnel for the end of the pandemic, but we are not there yet.
Michael Shaoul, Marketfield Asset Management CEO and Portfolio Manager, says the durable goods economy is firing on all cylinders. Elizabeth Suzuki, BofA Securities Senior Hardlines Retail Analyst, says this retail holiday season will be largely dominated by the home categories. John Ryding, Brean Capital Chief Economic Advisor, sees a difficult few months ahead for the U.S. economy. Dr. Howard Forman, Yale University Professor of Public Health, Management, and Economics, says he's optimistic about the timeline of a Covid-19 vaccine rollout.
Peter Dixon, Commerzbank Global Equities Economist, sees markets in a holding pattern as investors await new catalysts. Camilla Yanushevsky, CFRA Equity Research Analyst, looks at some potential winners and losers in an unprecedented holiday shopping season. Drew Matus, MetLife Investment Management Chief Market Strategist, examines the risk of inflation. Steve Sadove, Former Saks CEO and Mastercard Senior Advisor, discusses the rapid change in shopping habits in the Covid-19 era.
The coronavirus pandemic, and ensuing recession, has had an outsized impact on Generation Z. Young people have had their education disrupted, career plans upended and financial prospects diminished.
Lisa Abramowicz brings us more in this Bloomberg Surveillance special report.
Mike Wilson, Morgan Stanley Chief U.S. Equity Strategist, sees a raging bull market below the surface. Tobias Adrian, IMF Director for Monetary and Capital Markets Department, says excessive risk-taking is a worry in the near term. Catherine Mann, Citi Global Chief Economist, says the U.S. economy may return to the pre-Covid level of GDP in second-quarter of 2021. Brian Kelly, The Points Guy CEO, discusses the future of travel in the Covid-19 era.
Jonathan Golub, Credit Suisse Chief U.S. Equity Strategist, expects next year to be another tech and growth year. Kathy Hochul, New York Lieutenant Governor, warns it will be a crisis situation if coronavirus numbers continue on their current path. Frederic Mishkin, Former Federal Reserve Governor and Columbia University Professor, says Janet Yellen is highly qualified to handle policy as the next U.S. Treasury Secretary amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Cass Sunstein, Harvard Law Professor, Author of "Too Much Information" and Bloomberg Opinion Columnist, makes sense of the political noise.
Carmen Reinhart, World Bank Chief Economist and Vincent Reinhart, Mellon Chief Economist look at how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the global economy and financial markets. Alan Ruskin, Deutsche Bank Chief International Strategist, discusses why he expects dollar-renminbi to take over as a dominant currency pair. Dr. Deborah Fuller, University of Washington School of Medicine Microbiology Professor, says at least 50-60% of the population will need to be vaccinated in order to stop this pandemic. David Rosenberg, Rosenberg Research Chief Economist & Strategist, sees a release of pent-up demand once a vaccine is broadly distributed.
Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities Senior Fellow and member of Joe Biden's Presidential Transition Team, says delays in the transition process are coming at great cost to public health and the economy. Dr. David Reich, President of The Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai Queens, says the second wave in New York is a less severe surge than the first wave. Anna Han, Wells Fargo Securities Equity Strategist, says there will be pedestrian growth in 2021 in the U.S. as equity volatility remains elevated. Torsten Slok, Apollo Management Chief Economist, says the dynamism of the U.S. economy is not being impacted despite facing Covid-19 headwinds.
Loretta Mester, Federal Reserve Bank Cleveland President, says she's concerned about the lack of fiscal policy. Patrick Foye, MTA Chairman & CEO, warns of drastic service cuts without aid from Washington. Dr. Jonathan Quick, The Rockefeller Foundation Managing Director for Pandemic Response, Preparedness, and Prevention, says the U.S. is on a grim pathway to over 400,000 coronavirus deaths by March. Nathan Sheets, PGIM Fixed Income Chief Economist & Head of Global Macroeconomic Research, sees a rocky road to recovery.
Gabriela Santos, JPMorgan Asset Management Global Market Strategist, says the stars are aligning for a broader set of emerging markets. Michael Kushma, Morgan Stanley Investment Management CIO of Global Fixed Income, says the Fed has been clear about its intentions to support the economy. Dean Curnutt, Macro Risk Advisors CEO, reminds investors to be prepared for the unexpected as 2020 nears its end. Franz-Werner Haas, CureVac CEO, says there will be enough capacity to vaccinate the world until the end of next year.
William Dudley, Bloomberg Opinion Columnist & Former New York Fed President, says it is very likely the Fed will extend its emergency loan programs. Mona Mahajan, Allianz Global Investors U.S. Investment Strategist, says bond rates will remain low throughout 2021. Tom Forte, D.A. Davidson Senior Research Analyst, says pharmacy is a trillion-dollar opportunity for Amazon. Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group & GZERO Media President, details challenges facing the new administration as President-elect Biden begins to navigate delicate U.S. foreign relations.
Ben Laidler, Tower Hudson Research CEO, sees growth in rebound in 2021. Dr. Robert Murphy, Northwestern University Professor of Infectious Diseases & Institute for Global Health Executive Director, says the effectiveness of the vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer is way beyond expectations, but the pandemic may not be over for another year. Kathy Hochul, New York Lieutenant Governor, says it may be safer for children to be in schools and back out in their communities. Stephen Stanley, Amherst Pierpont Chief Economist, sees a significant slowdown in job growth over the next several months.
Julian Emanuel, BTIG Chief Equity & Derivatives Strategist, says markets are getting a reality check. James Bevan, CCLA Chief Investment Officer, says an effective Covid-19 vaccine will give global governments the confidence to increase fiscal stimulus measures. Dr. Peter Hotez, Baylor College of Medicine Dean for the National School of Tropical Medicine, says 12 million Americans could receive a Covid-19 vaccine this upcoming January. Henrietta Treyz, Veda Partners Director of Economic Policy Research, says it is not remotely coincidental that China acknowledged Joe Biden as President-Elect just after President Trump's executive order against the country.
David Kelly, JPMorgan Asset Management Chief Global Strategist, maps out the road ahead for the markets and the economy. Dr. Albert Ko, Yale School of Medicine Department Chair & Professor of Epidemiology and of Medicine, says coronavirus cases in the U.S. have reached an exponential curve in terms of growth. Beata Kirr, Alliance Bernstein Co-Head of Investment Strategies, says growth stocks have led in an extraordinary way throughout the year of 2020. Retired Brigadier General Mark Kimmitt, Former Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, discusses the future of America's defense strategy.
Peter Tchir, Academy Securities Head of Macro Strategy, warns markets seem a little bit complacent amid surging coronavirus cases and legal challenges to the U.S. election outcome. Lawrence Gostin, Georgetown University Professor, says the Trump administration has given up on dealing with the coronavirus and are waiting for a vaccine. Alicia Levine, BNY Mellon Investment Management Chief Strategist, says growth stocks will carry the market into 2021 with the S&P 500 positioned to power even higher. David Rubenstein, Carlyle Group Co-Chairman and Co-Founder & Host of "The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations" discusses his interview with Wynton Marsalis, Jazz at Lincoln Center Managing and Artistic Director.
David Ricks, Eli Lilly Chairman & CEO, discusses the drugmaker’s Covid-19 antibody therapy that was granted emergency-use authorization in the U.S. Subadra Rajappa, Societe Generale Head of U.S. Rates Strategy, sees a departure from bonds into risky assets with a lot of cash on the sidelines that needs to be put to work. Kathy Hochul, New York Lieutenant Governor, says having a vaccine does not take the pressure off of further stimulus at all. Sam Stovall, CFRA Chief Investment Strategist, says Wall Street is looking beyond a coronavirus spike with vaccine developments appearing positive.
Matthew Hornbach, Morgan Stanley Global Head of Macro Strategy, says a vaccine has the power to really drive risk assets higher, credit spreads tighter, the equity market higher, emerging-market currencies stronger. Mercedes Carnethon, Northwestern University Professor of Preventive Medicine, discusses the possible effectiveness of the vaccine being developed by Pfizer and BioNTech. Jaret Seiberg, Cowen Senior Policy Analyst, says the U.S. election presented a clear victory for the modern side of the Democratic Party. Daniel Alpert, Westwood Capital Managing Partner, says investors should keep an eye on aggregate demand.
This is a Bloomberg Special Report with Nathan Hager and Amy Morris Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States and offered himself to the nation as a leader who “seeks not to divide, but to unify" a country gripped by a historic pandemic and a confluence of economic and social turmoil. In this podcast, we examine the vote, the legal battle and the path ahead for White House policy.
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This is a Bloomberg Daybreak Special Report with Nathan Hager, Amy Morris and Michael Barr.
The votes are still being counted and legal challenges remain, but the path to the White House is there for Vice President Joe Biden.
In this podcast, we examine the vote, the legal battle and the path ahead for White House policy.
Plus, how the next steps could play out in the days and weeks leading up to December's Electoral College vote.
Lara Brown, George Washington University Associate Professor and Director of the Graduate School of Political Management, discusses leadership and the American presidency. Jeff Rosenberg, BlackRock Portfolio Manager of the Systematic Multi-Strategy Fund, says the economy is strengthening and stimulus is naturally occurring as the labor markets heal. Wendy Schiller, Brown University Chair of Political Science, says the Republican Party did well overall on election night and represent a stable alternative to what the Democratic Party has been offering. Julia Coronado, MacroPolicy Perspectives President and Founder, discusses the recovery dynamic of the labor market.
Mike Schumacher, Wells Fargo Securities Head of Macro Strategy, says a blue wave has been priced out of markets for the time being. Frederic Mishkin, Former Federal Reserve Governor, discusses the pressure facing the Fed as investors await the final outcome of the U.S. presidential election. Peter Hooper, Deutsche Bank Securities Global Head of Economic Research, says the latest jobless claims figures show the labor market is not improving further. Mary Barra, General Motors Chairman & CEO, says there is a strong and growing demand for trucks in the U.S.
Mark Schweiker, Former Pennsylvania Governor, says there is a consensus in Washington around a broad stimulus package post-election cycle. Christopher Harvey, Wells Fargo Securities Head of Equity Strategy, says the Senate race is most important because that is where fiscal stimulus and taxes come in to play. Jim Bianco, Bianco Research President, sees Treasury yields moving lower in the short term but expects higher yields going into mid-2021. Julie Norman, University College London Professor, says a Biden administration would bring a more stable and predictable foreign policy for the United States. Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners President, discusses where he's investing in the wake of the election.
Marty Walsh, Mayor of Boston, says there has been very little assistance from Washington through the pandemic in regards to PPE and preparing residents for the future. Stephanie Kelly, Aberdeen Standard Investments Senior Political Economist, says populism in Italy will be a key political risk to watch next year. Michael Zezas, Morgan Stanley Head of U.S. Policy Research & Municipal Strategist, discusses possible outcomes of the U.S. election. James Sweeney, Credit Suisse Chief Economist, says household cash flows and incomes will be restricted without new help from the government.
Michael Shaoul, Marketfield Asset Management CEO & Portfolio Manager, says it takes a leap of faith to invest at this point in time. Diana Amoa, JPMorgan Investment Management Senior Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, says investors need to think beyond traditional hedges right now. Brian Klaas, University College London Associate Professor in Global Politics, says there is a pendulum shift happening in the United States away from populism. Daniel Ahn, BNP Paribas Chief U.S. Economist & Head of Markets 360 North America, says there are significant downside risks that will impair U.S. growth moving forward.