trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/Gi5Ak-oP70Jr5a_zPoo-rQ2 content
Log in to other products

Login to Market Intelligence Platform


Looking for more?

Contact Us

Request a Demo

You're one step closer to unlocking our suite of comprehensive and robust tools.

Fill out the form so we can connect you to the right person.

If your company has a current subscription with S&P Global Market Intelligence, you can register as a new user for access to the platform(s) covered by your license at Market Intelligence platform or S&P Capital IQ.

  • First Name*
  • Last Name*
  • Business Email *
  • Phone *
  • Company Name *
  • City *
  • We generated a verification code for you

  • Enter verification Code here*

* Required

Thank you for your interest in S&P Global Market Intelligence! We noticed you've identified yourself as a student. Through existing partnerships with academic institutions around the globe, it's likely you already have access to our resources. Please contact your professors, library, or administrative staff to receive your student login.

At this time we are unable to offer free trials or product demonstrations directly to students. If you discover that our solutions are not available to you, we encourage you to advocate at your university for a best-in-class learning experience that will help you long after you've completed your degree. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

In This List

Moody's: Argentina's new rule on government bonds to benefit funds, investors

Street Talk - Ep. 64: Coronavirus jumpstarts digital adoption

Street Talk Podcast

Street Talk - Ep. 63: Deal talks continue amid bank M&A freeze, setting up for strong Q4

Street Talk Podcast

Street Talk - Ep. 62: 'Brutal' outlook for oil demand offers banks in oil patch no relief

Amid Q1 APAC Fintech Funding Slump, Payment Companies Drove Investments

Moody's: Argentina's new rule on government bonds to benefit funds, investors

A measure from Banco Central de la República Argentina that will allow it to trade government securities and offer repurchase agreements with local mutual funds is credit positive for bond funds and investors, Moody's said Jan. 9.

The rating agency expects the move to increase liquidity in government securities for managers of T+1 short-term bond funds as well as investors, which will be guaranteed timely redemption payments due to the central bank's repurchase agreements, or repos.

T+1 funds' assets under management dropped by about 70% after the government announced in August 2019 that it would restructure some of its short-term debt in both pesos and dollars. Because of the government's move, asset managers had to change their investment strategies, with some putting assets primarily in money market funds.

"As a result of increased liquidity and investor confidence, T+1 funds should regain some ground lost to money market funds," Moody's said, noting that the segment could gradually grow to a 25% average market share by the end of 2020 from below 10% currently.