Practical analysis for investment professionals
13 July 2012

Turning Points: Bond Yields Plummet, Bond Yields Soar

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A wrap-up of the key issues affecting global markets for fundamental investors:


China’s Slowdown



Euro Crisis

Hedge Fund Money

Interest Rates and Central Banks

Japanese Debt and Inflation

U.S. Stocks

Real Estate

Time Capsule

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About the Author(s)
Ron Rimkus, CFA

Ron Rimkus, CFA, was Director of Economics & Alternative Assets at CFA Institute, where he wrote about economics, monetary policy, currencies, global macro, behavioral finance, fixed income and alternative investments, such as gold and bitcoin (among other things). Previously, he served as SVP and Director of Large-cap Equity Products for BB&T Asset Management, where he led a team of research analysts, 300 regional portfolio managers, client service specialists, and marketing staff. He also served as a Senior Vice President and Lead Portfolio Manager of large-cap equity products at Mesirow Financial. Rimkus earned a BA degree in economics from Brown University and his MBA from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA. Topical Expertise: Alternative Investments · Economics

3 thoughts on “Turning Points: Bond Yields Plummet, Bond Yields Soar”

  1. david botbol says:

    Very gpod wrap up. Please make it daily if you can. Looking forwarf to it. David

  2. MARK says:

    Did I miss something?? I could not find anything about ” bonds” in this article.
    Mark N.

    1. Hi Mark,

      One piece in the article is on Spanish Bonds and looks like I inadvertantly left out a piece on record low US 10-Year bonds…

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