Market Recap

Market Recap

United States The post-financial crisis US equity rally this week overtook the 1949-56 run to become the second-strongest bull market in US history. The S&P…

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China’s Return to Dollar Sovereign Bond Issuance

China’s Return to Dollar Sovereign Bond Issuance

Introduction Chinese Ministry of Finance announced on June 13th that it will issue 14 billion RMB and 2 billion USD sovereign bonds this year in…

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Trading the Brent-WTI spread

Trading the Brent-WTI spread

Recently the spread between oil benchmark Brent and Us counterpart West Texas Intermediate has reached the highest levels in two years, breaking above $7/bbl in…

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Here Comes Number Twelve: C. R. Bard Joins Becton Dickinson’s Relentless String of Acquisitions for $25.7bn

Here Comes Number Twelve: C. R. Bard Joins Becton Dickinson’s Relentless String of Acquisitions for $25.7bn

Becton Dickinson and Company Inc. (NYSE: BDX) – market cap as of 05/05/2017: $39.78bn R. Bard Inc. (NYSE: BCR) – market cap as of 05/05/2017:…

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