The total net assets of Luxembourg-domiciled funds amounted to €4.48trn at the end of July, recording a 1.66% increase from June (€4.41trn).
The two banks have obtained the first two licences to lead underwriting of bond issuances by non-financial companies.
Société Générale has issued a two-year senior bond at a negative yield. Others may come later.
In an exclusive interview with L'Agefi, François Villeroy de Galhau, governor of the Banque de France, wonders if long-term interest rates' current state justifies immediate resumption of QE.
After E.ON, Orange and Engie, RTE on 2 September issued a 0% bond with an unprecedented eight-year maturity.
Japan wants to lower the threshold from which a foreign investor must report its equity holding.
In reaction to the peso’s instability after the Peronist movement’s victory in primary elections, Buenos Aires has requested a rescheduling of its debt.
Investor confidence weakened across all regions, declining by 8.7 points (75.9) in August 2019, due to the global economic slowdown and declines in global manufacturing triggered by the escalating Sino-US trade war.