China bonds decline snapping three-day gain
(ATF) The ATF China Bond 50 Index fell 0.02% Friday, snapping a three-day advance. It closed at 106.70. The ALLINDEX Corporates Index fell 0.12%. The ALLINDEX Enterprise Index climbed 0.01%. The ALLINDEX Financials Index was unchanged. The ALLINDEX Local Government Index fell 0.09%.
ATF indices gain as signs of policy direction emerge
(ATF) All the ATF indices gained on Thursday, amid signs that the People’s Bank of China (PB0C) will maintain its easing stance, but will adopt a targeted rather than a broad-based monetary policy. The A TF China Bond 50 , the flagship index, rose 0.02%, while the ATF ALLINDEX Corporates, ...
ATF indices close mixed on PBoC easing signals
(ATF) The ATF indices posted a mixed performance on Wednesday amid reports that the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) will lower the re-lending and re-discount interest rates, in a signal that policy makers will maintain their easing stance. The ATF China Bond 50 , the ATF ALLINDEX Financial and Local ...
Supply pressures weigh on bonds despite PBoC policy pledges
(ATF) The ATF indices closed with mixed results on Monday with the ATF ALLINDEX Corporate and Financial measures gaining 0.01% and 0.04% each. Meanwhile, the China Bond 50 index, the flagship index, along with the ATF ALLINDEX Enterprise and Local Government gauges retreated 0.03%, 0.16% and 0.09% respectively. A coupon ...
ATF indices down as uncertainty over rates weighs on bond prices
(ATF) All the ATF indices retreated on Tuesday as uncertainty continues to weigh on China’s fixed-income market. The China Bond 50 index, the flagship index, lost 0.08%, while the ATF ALLINDEX Corporates, Enterprise, Financial and Local Governments 0.01%, 0.10%, 0.04% and 0.15% respectively. Last week, statements made by the State ...
ATF indices mixed as government bond yields continue to rise
(ATF) Mixed results were seen in the ATF China bond indices on Tuesday amidst an ongoing rise in Chinese sovereign yields. The ATF China Bond 50 , the flagship index, and the ATF ALLINDEX Financials , Local Governments and Enterprise gauges retreated 0.10%, 0.01%, 0.06% and 0.06%. Meanwhile, the ATF ...
Bond indices drop as NIFC holds lending rates
(ATF) The ATF China bond indexes fell on Monday as the National Interbank Funding Centre (NIFC) announced that the Loan Prime Rate (LPR) would remain unchanged for the second consecutive month following the June fixing of China’s benchmark lending rate. The ATF ALLINDEX Enterprise , Financial and Local Governments gauges ...