However, for 5 and 10 year bond yield curve
was further inverted by 25bps and 40bps, respectively.
The concerns are largely fuelled by the so-called inversion of the US bond yield curve
, a situation where short-term bonds show better results than more long-term papers, something that often precedes an economic recession in the US, Sputnik reported.
The bond yield curve
inverted a couple of times hinting an economic crisis in the offing.
Equity market traders and oil future market speculators have been selling after the US Treasury bond yield curve
inverted for the first time since 2007.
Internationally, gold extended gains on Thursday after climbing 1 per cent in the previous session, as concerns that an inversion in the US government bond yield curve
was signalling recession fuelled interest in the metal as a haven from risk.
Treasury bond yield curve
inverted on Wednesday for the first time since 2007, in a sign of investor concern that the economy might be heading for a recession.
The US Treasury bond yield curve
inverted on Wednesday for the first time since 2007, a sign of investor concern that the world's biggest economy may fall into recession.
The bond yield curve
inverted, suggesting investors had turned pessimistic about short-term prospects for the economy.
Comments from the apex bank led to the steepening of the government bond yield curve
and the crown eased slightly.
Three, the flattening of the US Treasury bond yield curve
in 2018 despite two Fed rate hikes in 2018 is not exactly positive for banking net interest rate margins.
The Kingdom of Bahrain continues to benefit from a strong bid to its sukuk securities, as evidenced by the new issuance which priced inside the Government's conventional bond yield curve
The Kingdom of Bahrain continues to benefit from a strong bid to its Sukuk securities, as evidenced by the new issuance which priced inside the Government's conventional bond yield curve
. "Bahrain has fostered a long-term relationship with debt capital markets investors, and we are pleased to see strong appetite to the transaction despite the volatile market conditions", said Shaikh Salman bin Isa Al Khalifa, Executive Director of Banking Operations at the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB).