A solid US employment report is good for the economy, but jobs growth is not so strong as to drive Treasury yields higher or cause the Federal Reserve to alter course on monetary policy.
Yesterday Brazil's central bank signalled what is likely to be the end of its long rate-hiking cycle by significantly changing the language in its communiqué while unanimously hiking rates by 25 basis points to 11%.
A panel of Schroders' fund managers discuss approaches to investing in fixed income in an environment of rising interest rates.
Many of the announcements in the Budget had been widely anticipated but the news on annuities and betting duty took the market by surprise.
In a declining global liquidity environment, emerging market countries with external deficits must make the most dramatic adjustments to a more constrained funding environment.
Policy failure in Argentina means its crisis was foretold.