Rosie Slater

Rosie Slater


ATF indexes climb ahead of US elections, PMI print

ATF indexes climb ahead of US elections, PMI print

(ATF) The ATF indexes closed broadly positive on Friday, ahead of what is likely to be a volatile week in Asia due to the US election on 3 November and a raft of economic data activity. The benchmark China Bond 50 index climbed 0.01%, finishing the week 0.12% higher. Meanwhile, …

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ATF indexes steady as PBoC injects 140bn yuan into financial system

ATF indexes steady as PBoC injects 140bn yuan into financial system

(ATF) The ATF indexes remained broadly steady on Thursday, as the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) injected 140 billion yuan ($21 billion) via a seven-day reverse-repo in an effort to maintain adequate liquidity in the banking system. The seven-day reverse repo is a short-term loan used by the PBoC to …

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ATF indexes close mixed; PBoC makes 120bn yuan injection

ATF indexes close mixed; PBoC makes 120bn yuan injection

(ATF) The ATF indexes closed mixed on Wednesday, as the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) injected 120 billion yuan ($17 billion) into the financial system via a seven-day reverse repo in order to maintain adequate liquidity, according to a statement on its website. The Chinese central bank left the cost …

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ATF indexes rise on industrial and bank gains 

ATF indexes rise on industrial and bank gains 

(ATF) It was a quiet day for the ATF indices on Tuesday, with the benchmark China Bond Index, and the ATF ALLINDEX Corporates, Local Governments, Financial and Enterprise sub-gauges all inching up 0.01%.Industrial and financial names led the gains in the index’s advances.Within the China Bond 50 index, the bonds …

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Industrial and energy names lead rally in ATF indexes

Industrial and energy names lead rally in ATF indexes

(ATF) The ATF indexes rallied on Monday in tandem with Chinese government bonds, with the benchmark China Bond 50 index rising 0.03%, and the ATF ALLINDEX Corporate, Enterprise and Financials sub-gauges surging 0.07%, 0.07% and 0.04% respectively. Only the ATF ALLINDEX Local Government recorded a loss, falling 0.08% due to …

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ATF indexes rise ahead of CCP plenum as recovery takes hold

ATF indexes rise ahead of CCP gathering as recovery takes hold

(ATF) The ATF indexes inched up on Friday, all closing in positive territory ahead of the Fifth Plenum of the 19th Communist Party Congress when China’s leaders will shift their focus away from the country’s short-term economic performance to medium-term challenges. Investors rejoicing at China’s post-Covid rebound, in contrast to …

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Industrial and financial names drive gains in ATF indexes 

Industrial and financial names drive gains in ATF indexes 

(ATF) The ATF indexes remained broadly steady on Thursday, with the benchmark China Bond 50 index, the ATF ALLINDEX Enterprise and Corporates sub-gauges climbing 0.01%, while the ATF ALLINDEX Financial and Local Government sub-gauges slipped 0.01% and 0.02% respectively.The biggest moves were seen in the bond prices of financial and …

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