Bondcast: The Rates Podcast

22 October 2021

Imogen Bachra, CFAEuropean Rates Desk Strategist

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Theo Chapsalis, CFAHead of UK Rates Strategy

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Giles GaleHead of European Rates Strategy

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Jan NevruziEuropean Rates Desk Strategist

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Sharpen your portfolio views on fixed income, learn how the biggest themes, trends and events shape bond performance, and get deeper insight into rates markets with the latest analysis & research from the NatWest team.

In this weekly podcast series, Imogen Bachra along with the NatWest Markets team of rates & markets specialists help institutional investment professionals come to grips with the biggest themes, trends and events shaping bond markets. You’ll also get deeper insight into rates markets with the latest analysis & research from the NatWest team.

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Are investors and central banks diverging on the path towards monetary policy tightening?

In this episode of Bondcast, Imogen Bachra and the NatWest Markets team of strategists – Giles Gale for Europe, Theo Chapsalis for the UK, and Jan Nevruzi for the US – discuss what bond investors should make of recent market volatility amidst (potentially) shifting central bank reaction functions.

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Note: This was recorded on 20 October 2021.
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Should investors be worried about central bank missteps?

In this episode of Bondcast, Imogen Bachra and the NatWest Markets team of strategists – Giles Gale for Europe, Theo Chapsalis for the UK, and Jan Nevruzi for the US – discuss the latest round of market volatility and potential risks facing bond markets in the months ahead.

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Note: This was recorded on 14 October 2021.
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Green gilts, corporate inflation fears, and US political deadlock

In this episode of Bondcast, Imogen Bachra and the NatWest Markets team of strategists – Giles Gale for Europe, Theo Chapsalis for the UK, and Jan Nevruzi for the US – discuss the UK green gilt programme, corporate concerns over inflation & supply chains, and the path out of US political deadlock.

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Note: This was recorded on 06 October 2021.
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How hauliers, energy prices, and politics are driving rates markets

In this episode of Bondcast, Imogen Bachra and the NatWest Markets team of strategists – Giles Gale for Europe, Theo Chapsalis for the UK, and Jan Nevruzi for the US take a closer look at how haulier shortages, spiking energy prices, and US politics are feeding into rates markets.

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Note: This was recorded on 29 September 2021.
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Central banks are getting spooked by inflation – should investors be worried?

John Briggs In this episode of Bondcast, John Briggs and the NatWest Markets team of strategists – Giles Gale for Europe, Theo Chapsalis for the UK, and Jan Nevruzi for the US – digest a busy week of central bank meetings and discuss what it means for bond markets. , NatWest Markets.

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Note: This was recorded on 23 September 2021.
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