United Kingdom Treasury 6-month bond

UK

United Kingdom Treasury 6-Month bond increases [Implied Yield 0.201%] 16 August, 2017

NEWS BITES - BONDS

United Kingdom Treasury 6-Month bond has increased 0.20 GBX (or 0.002%) from its last trading session of August 15, 2017 to close at GBP99.90, ending a three-day streak of losses. The bond matures in 10 months; its yield to maturity has (YTM) decreased by 0.3 basis point from 0.2% to 0.201%.

UK 6-Month1-day1-week1-month3-months1-year
Price Change %0.0020.010.030.0020.06
YTM change (%)1.478.6525.281.4737.38

SECTION 1

1.1 Maturity

IssuerUnited Kingdom

SECTION 2

UK 6-MONTH BULLISH SIGNALS

Technicals:

+ Rises to Falls in the past month: the number of rises outnumbered falls 10:5 or 2:1. The bond traded in 15 of the 23 trading days.

+ In the last three months the bond has hit a new 52-week high four times, pointing to an uptrend.

SECTION 3

UK 6-MONTH BEARISH SIGNALS

Technicals:

+ The price decreased 0.01% in the last week.

SECTION 4

PRICE VOLUME DYNAMICS

Technicals:

+ The UK 6-Month is at a discount of 0.01% to its 12-month high of GBP99.91 traded on August 10.

+ It is at a premium of 0.1% to its 12-month low of GBP99.82 traded on November 01, 2016.

+ The present value of GBP1,000 (PV1000) invested one year ago in UK 6-Month is GBP1,001, for a capital gain of 60 GBP.

PV10001-week1-month1-year
uk-6-month.L1,0001,0001,001

SECTION 5

PERFORMANCE RANK

+ The 6-Month bond yield is ranked 11 out of 11 countries in the global sovereign bond index.

The table below shows today's 6-Month Bond Yield in %, current inflation rate in % and real rate of interest(%).

RankCountry6-Mo BondInflationReal Rate
1Kenya10.324.056.026
2Russia8.744.14.457
3Mexico7.165.821.266
4India6.22.993.117
5Pakistan6.014.781.174
6Indonesia5.424.171.205
7Philippines2.943.4-0.442
8Canada0.91.6-0.689
9Norway0.422.2-1.741
10Hungary0.211.8-1.562
11United Kingdom0.22.3-2.052

SECTION 6

MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS

IndicatorValueG20 RankGlobal Rank
GDP (USD Billion)2,86166
GDP growth yoy (%)2.1836
Interest rate (%)0.25620
Inflation rate (%)2.31236
Public debt (USD) (billion)2,795.71763
Public debt per person (USD)43,6961658
Total annual debt change (%)8.0837
Debt to GDP (%)89.31553
Budget Deficit to GDP (%)3.0834
CAD to GDP (%)4.41952
Unemployment rate (%)4.7721
Population (million)64.11219

SECTION 7

CREDIT RATING SUMMARY

United Kingdom:

Rating AgencyLong TermForeign CurrencyDescription
Moody'sAA1
S&PAAAExtremely strong capacity to meet financial commitments. Highest Rating.
FITCHAA+Very high credit quality: 'AA' ratings denote expectations of very low default risk. The plus (+) sign shows relative standing within the major rating category.
DAGONGA+High Credit Quality: "A" ratings denote expectations of relatively low default risk. The capacity for payment of financial commitments is considered sufficient. However, this capacity may be more vulnerable than those of the higher ratings to adverse business or economic conditions due to any foreseeable event. The plus (+) sign shows relative standing within the major rating category.

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