The latest US non-farm payrolls data produced a much stronger than expected growth in US employment, intensifying a sell-off in rates. Attention is turning to the US CPI data, which is released on Wednesday and which could add more fuel to the move out of Treasuries.
HilltopSecurities hired Tom Baurle to serve as managing director and investment banker, expanding its debt capital markets team. Baurle will focus on ABS, private debt originations and structured finance strategies across various sectors.
Brunel Pensions Partnership, a UK pension scheme, has launched a £2.1bn sterling corporate bond fund, with syndicate officials saying that another buyer in the small market will be helpful, but unlikely to 'move the needle'.