IT'S been a rough start to the year for the bearish bond trader, as an abrupt escalation in US-Iran tensions has sent investors retreating to the safety of Treasuries.

IT'S difficult to imagine how US Treasuries can top their performance from 2019 in the coming 12 months.

IN the first half of this year, numerous geopolitical events highlighted the importance of political stability and a transparent legal system and regulatory framework.

THE longest weekly rally in Treasuries since 2012 may find another gear as bond traders turn their focus to Osaka, where world leaders are meeting for a pivotal Group of 20 meeting.

TREASURIES are in the vanguard of a bull run in global bonds, bringing into sight the prospect of benchmark 10-year yields dropping to 2 per cent for the first time since late 2016.

[SINGAPORE] Treasuries are in the vanguard of a bull run in global bonds, bringing into sight the prospect of benchmark 10-year yields dropping to 2 per cent for the first time since late 2016....

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THE Chinese yuan dropped to its lowest levels against the US dollar since December on Monday as the trade war between the United States and China escalated, with each country putting new tariffs...

[NEW YORK] The US Treasury on Wednesday saw the weakest demand for its benchmark 10-year note in a decade, illustrating the diminishing appetite among some investors to accept current yields.