trueeconomics.blogspot.com / ByDr. Constantin Gurdgiev / Friday, April 19, 2013
Getting back to the IMF GFSR report released earlier this week. Some nice charts worth a quick comment or two:
Two things worth noting in the above:
Increase in covered bonds for Irish banks, absent, pretty much, any serious issuance between 2007 [...]
marctomarket.com / By Marc Chandler / April 14, 2013
This Great Graphic comes the the IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook. For a selected group of countries, it shows the bank holdings of government debt in Q1 2006 (pre-crisis) and Q3 2012 as a percentage of overall bank assets.
There are several countries [...]
Italian 10 year government bond yield
acting-man.com / By Pater Tenebrarum / December 31, 2012
Euro Area Carry Trade – From Disbelief to Consensus?
When we noted about a year ago that the ECB’s LTROs were likely to give banks and incentive to initiate carry trades in the [...]