January 28 2020
The Fed may be looking at the end of its already broadened toolkit for boosting growth. The ECB is considering all of its policy options while expressing frustration with politicians. China’s Banking Regulatory Commission promises lower interest rates and more access to loans as the coronavirus looks to damage the economy. The risk on approach moves into high gear, with uncertain results ahead.
January 27 2020
US money fund volumes on sponsored repo nearly doubled in December 2019, according to money fund filings. While the usual suspects were well represented, there were also some new firms getting into the mix.