Tag: volatility

Premium Municipal Bonds: More Bang, Less Buck?

Premium Municipal Bonds: More Bang, Less Buck?

If investors have ever wondered whether it’s worth ponying up a premium for some municipal bonds, we think the answer may often be yes. These defensive bonds seem particularly compelling today, when interest rates remain relatively low and both volatility […]

What Is Driving Offshore RMB Volatility?

What Is Driving Offshore RMB Volatility?

What role does Hong Kong Liquidity  playing in the recent Offshore RMB Volatility Recent bouts of higher CNH funding costs and sharp moves lower in USDCNH have raised questions as to whether Chinese authorities are deliberately strengthening the yuan. A […]

Preparing For THE Bottom: Part 1 – Gold

Preparing For THE Bottom: Part 1 – Gold

If we look at gold from the long-term perspective, it’s clear that it hasn’t really done much in the recent months – it’s trading in the $1,200 – $1,250 range, which is where it was in the first half of […]