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DB German Bund ETN PowersharesFund


  • German Bond ETPs to Capitalize on the ECB's Aggressive QE

    06-10-2016 02:03 PM by Max Chen

    German bond-related exchange traded products are strengthening, with benchmark German bund yields dipping to record lows, as the European Central Bank expanded its bond purchasing program, pressuring yields on fixed-income assets across the board. Year-to-date, the DB German B...

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  • German Bund ETPs Strengthen on Low-Inflation Outlook

    08-07-2015 02:15 PM by Tom Lydon

    Global deflationary concerns are helping to support European fixed-income markets and German bond-related exchange traded products. Over the past month, the DB German Bond Futures ETN (NYSE Arca: BUNL) rose 1.3% and the leveraged DB 3x German Bond Futures ETN (NYSE Arca: BUNT)...

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  • Euro Debt Liquidity Concerns Could Push More Into Related Bond ETFs

    04-20-2015 08:20 AM by Tom Lydon

    With the Eurozone fixed-income market growing harder to trade, bond investors may be turning to international debt-related exchange traded funds to get their Europe fix. For instance, investors can gain European bond exposure through broad international fixed-income ETFs, such...

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  • ECB Buying Spree to Support International, Europe Bond ETFs

    02-26-2015 10:30 AM by Tom Lydon

    International bond exchange traded funds with European exposure could advance as the European Central Bank could be forced to pay a premium on bond purchases and lift prices on all Eurozone debt in response to the lack of supply. While there are no Europe-focused bond ETFs ava...

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  • Bond ETFs to Capitalize on ECB Easing

    01-22-2015 09:30 AM by Tom Lydon

    The European Central Bank bond-purchasing program could ignite a rally in the Eurozone fixed-income markets and related bond exchange traded funds. Speculation on monetary policies has helped Germany- and Italy-specific bond exchange traded notes strengthen over the past year....

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  • German Bund ETFs Rally on Safe-Haven Demand

    08-07-2014 01:58 PM by Max Chen

    As the markets weigh on Ukraine, Russia and the retaliatory sanctions, European investors jumped into safe-haven assets, lifting German bunds, along with related exchange traded funds, and pushing down 2-year note yields below zero. Over the past three months, the PowerShares ...

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  • Bond ETFs for Germany

    04-11-2012 10:09 AM by John Spence

    Germany on Wednesday auctioned 10-year bonds at record-low yields but saw lackluster demand for the debt despite worries over the debt situation in Spain and Italy. The average yield came in at 1.77%, the lowest ever at a German 10-year auction, The Wall Street Journal reporte...

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  • ProShares Offers a German Sovereign Debt ETF

    01-31-2012 06:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    ProShares, the fourth largest U.S. exchange traded fund provider known for its alternative leveraged and inverse offerings, recently launched a German sovereign debt ETF. Proshares released the ProShares German Sovereign/Sub-Sovereign ETF (NYSEArca: GGOV), which tries to refle...

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  • Weak German Bond Auction Sends European ETFs Reeling

    11-23-2011 02:38 PM by Tom Lydon

    After weak demand for German sovereign debt, exchange traded funds tracking European securities hit an air pocket Wednesday as investors grew increasingly worried that the Eurozone is faltering and the region's safest bet is no longer immune to the spreading financial contagion. ...

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  • Keep an Eye on the Debt Crisis with German, Italian Bond ETFs

    11-14-2011 02:29 PM by Tom Lydon

    Investors can monitor the Eurozone debt crisis by watching the relative performance of exchange traded funds that invest in German and Italian government bonds. Last week, bond giant Pimco launched Pimco Germany Bond Index Fund (NYSEArca: BUND). The new ETF follows the BofA Me...

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  • ETF Chart of the Day: European and Japanese Sovereign Bonds

    07-26-2011 10:23 AM by Paul Weisbruch, Street One Financial

    In late April, PowerShares and Deutsche Bank launched a number of exchange traded notes based on European and Japanese sovereign bonds. PowerShares DB Italian Treasury Bond Futures ETN (NYSE Arca: ITLY), PowerShares DB German Bond Futures ETN (NYSE Arca: BUNL) and PowerShares ...

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  • Sovereign Bond ETNs Hit The Market

    03-25-2011 03:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Deutsche Bank and PowerShares launched six exchange traded notes (ETNs) this week, which give exposure to single-country bonds. The ETNs are desinged to track foreign sovereign-bond futures and will be denominated in U.S. dollars, reports John Spence for MarketWatch. These wil...

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