Free Trial

Core global FI saw some demand as......>

BOND SUMMARY: Core global FI saw some demand as U.S. off'ls & source reports
drew questions/worry re: what will come after the impending Sino-U.S. phase 1
trade deal, as well as a seemingly continued hard line stance from the Trump
administration vs. Huawei. T-Notes held a tight range, last +0-03 at 129-07+.
Block flow that we prev. highlighted provided the focal point of the session for
both Tsy options & Fed Funds futures, we will recap that later. Yields 0.5-0.7bp
lower across the curve. Eurodollar futs print unch. to +1.0 tick thru reds.
- Aussie Bond futures have edged higher in Sydney trade, YM +2.5, XM +5.5. Bills
unch. to +2 ticks thru reds. Aussie PM Morrison noted that the "bushfire outlook
continues to be more benign" and that the country will "spend as much as it
takes" to help fire victims, per BBG. Very strong cover ratio (6.5375x) was seen
at the latest auction of ACGB 2.75% 21 Apr 2024, which saw A$400mn offered.
- JGB futures have recovered from Tokyo lows on the back of a solid 5-Year JGB
auction, allowing the mild pre-auction concession, that was driven by the belly
of the cash curve, to unwind. Contract last +11 on the day. Elsewhere, BoJ
Governor Kuroda went over old ground in his latest address.
MNI London Bureau | +44 0203-865-3809 |
MNI London Bureau | +44 0203-865-3809 |

To read the full story



MNI is the leading provider

of intelligence and analysis on the Global Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange and Energy markets. We use an innovative combination of real-time analysis, deep fundamental research and journalism to provide unique and actionable insights for traders and investors. Our "All signal, no noise" approach drives an intelligence service that is succinct and timely, which is highly regarded by our time constrained client base.

Our Head Office is in London with offices in Chicago, Washington and Beijing, as well as an on the ground presence in other major financial centres across the world.