TITLE

The TAMED BEAST STIRS

AUTHOR(S)
O'Leary, Christopher
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;4/4/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 13, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the effect of rising inflation on the debt markets. Several upcoming bond issuers have begun rethinking their pricing strategies in the wake of events such as the recent interest-rate hike. An above-average inflation rate could quash the debt markets' growth, stifling new issuance and making secondary trading a wildly volatile and potentially costly experience. One sign that the bond markets have begun to take inflation seriously is that there is now a growing interest in all types of inflation-protected securities.
ACCESSION #
16640009

 

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