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17/11 Investors pulled $6.8 billion from high yield bond funds over the past week, their third largest outflows on record, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) said on Friday, as the sell off in junk debt accelerated.  Full story
10/11 Asia's November jet regrade, the relative strength of jet fuel prices versus gasoil, slipped on Friday but remained near multi-month highs seen in the previous session. The November jet regrade slipped to $1.51 a barrel on Friday, down from $1.58 a barrel on Thursday, its highest since May 2016  Full story
10/11 Investors poured a record $1.3 billion into funds managing tech shares over the past week, contrasting with a picture of ebbing inflow into world equity vehicles and losses on U.S. stock funds, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) said on Friday.  Full story
03/11 Investors shovelled $3.4 billion into Japanese stocks, the biggest inflows in seven weeks, data from Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) showed on Friday, as they looked for a pick-up in domestic demand and prospects for an expansionist budget.  Full story
27/10 Voracious investor appetite is set to make this by far the strongest year for inflows into stocks and corporate debt, Bank of America Merrill Lynch strategists said on Friday.  Full story
24/10 The European Central Bank is likely to decide the fate of its 2.3 trillion euro stimulus scheme on Thursday in one of the ECB's most keenly anticipated policy meetings for months.  Full story
24/10 U.S. corn prices edged up on Tuesday to mark their highest in eight days, with the U.S. Department of Agriculture saying the pace of harvesting was lagging market expectations.. . .  Full story
23/10 Bitcoin is booming, digital currency hedge funds are sprouting at the rate of two a week and the value of all cryptocurrencies has surged tenfold this year to more than $170 billion.. . .  Full story
20/10 Bitcoin surged to a record high of more than $6,000 on Friday, pushing its market capitalization to $100 billion at one point, as investors continued to bet on an asset that has a limited. . .  Full story
12/10 The global crude surplus that caused a price rout has largely been absorbed, resulting in higher crude prices, Gary Ross, founder of PIRA Energy and head of Global Oil Analytics for S&P Global Platts,. . .  Full story
29/09 Having enjoyed a blisteringly hot summer quarter, emerging markets are heading for one of their best years on record - as long as the dollar and global borrowing costs do not rise much further. . .  Full story
29/09 World stocks have gained for sixth straight quarters to chalk up their best run since 1997, while a 20 percent rebound in oil has turned around one of its worst starts to a year. . .  Full story
24/09 The New Zealand dollar fell in early Asian trading on Monday after no single party won a majority in an election over the weekend, leaving investors facing a period of political uncertainty.. . .  Full story
15/09 Bitcoin bounced by more than 20 percent in the space of just four hours on Friday, having skidded below $3,000 earlier as Chinese authorities ordered Beijing-based cryptocurrency exchanges to stop trading.. . .  Full story
11/09 A widely-tracked index of global stocks, MSCI's All-Country World Index, hit a new record high in European trading on Monday.. . .  Full story
08/09 If an investment strategy is good enough for one of the top minds in finance, it is probably good enough for you, right?. . .  Full story
08/09 The last week has seen the biggest inflow into U.S. government debt funds since last year's turbulent Brexit vote and the 25th straight week of moves into bonds globally, analysis of trading data by. . .  Full story
06/09 A little thought experiment for retirement savers:. . .  Full story
05/09 If the world becoming less economically integrated, someone is going to have to explain why growth around the world is so remarkably consistent and tightly correlated.. . .  Full story
01/09 Global bonds attracted bumper inflows of $8.1 billion Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) data showed on Friday, in a week when North Korean tensions escalated, and U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to shut. . .  Full story
31/08 If the United States does more than flirt with a government shutdown and technical default, old assumptions about the safe- haven status of Treasury debt and the dollar will face unprecedented threats.. . .  Full story
30/08 Unpleasant it may be, but investors do better if the mutual funds they hold are managed by companies with an ethos more like that of a viper pit than a kindergarten.. . .  Full story
29/08 The good news is that there is a handy tool, better than negative interest rates or asset buying, to jump-start the economy when the inevitable recession comes.. . .  Full story
25/08 U.S. equity funds have suffered their longest outflows streak since 2004, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) data showed on Friday.. . .  Full story
23/08 It isn’t just your imagination: activist hedge funds do go after companies led by woman CEOs more often.. . .  Full story


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