MTNs & CP - All Articles

  • Domestic panacea for uncertain Swedish krona

    Rising coronavirus cases and circling uncertainty around the upcoming US election is driving the Swedish krona market towards higher rated, domestic names.

    • 30 Oct 2020
  • MTN investors on hold ahead of election

    A number of MTN investors are waiting for the result of the US election before committing themselves to the market, meaning next week is set to be a quiet one.

    • 23 Oct 2020
  • Supras plug away in quiet week

    Focus was on the public market this week, with supranationals making up the majority of MTN supply.

    • 16 Oct 2020
  • Nearwater sets up third US Treasury conduit with Barclays

    Nearwater Liquid Markets has set up a third ABCP conduit which will buy only US Treasuries, repoing them with Barclays, in a move that would help the UK-based bank manage its access to high quality collateral. The new vehicle joins existing structures Nearwater has set up with BNP Paribas and with JP Morgan.

    • 14 Oct 2020
  • Record year for Swedish krona SSA bonds

    Swedish krona SSA volumes are at a record high this year, spurred on by a handful of jumbo supranational deals sold at wider spreads during the second quarter. However, the market has since tightened, and bankers expect it to have a more muted end to 2020.

    • 08 Oct 2020
  • €STR falls to record low, leaves CP on edge

    The Euro Short Term Rate (€STR) hit a record low on Wednesday as the latest round of TLTRO funding raised liquidity in the banking system. If €STR is to settle at this new low, it could impact commercial paper funds as investors withdraw in search of higher yields.

    • 01 Oct 2020