sovereign bonds

Ten-Year Sovereign Debt Yields: a Tale of Contrasts

August 4, 2011

Ten-year bond yields in Euroland members with troubled fiscal situations remain in the stratosphere.  The ECB was compelled to resume bond buying today in light of premiums versus German bunds that yesterday stretched to more than 1200 basis points in Greece’s, above 900 bps for Portugal, over 800 bps in Ireland, and nearly 400 bps […] More