Tim Backshall


Chief Credit Strategist. Capital Structure Arbitrageur. Husband. Dad. Drinker. Ultra-rider. Brit. Ex-Rugby Pro. Arthritic to the core. Impatient Observer.

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standard 900 point roundtrip in Nikkei since Japan closed

BoJ stick-saves 15k again for NKY - just 300pt ramp

JPY breaks to weakest since Oct 2008

Indonesia PMI just shit the bed


NKY and JPY recouple...

Yuan trades a biggest premium to fix since bands doubled

UK shop prices fall my most ever... yay (badflation)

NKY fat finger

NKY and JPY getting reacquanted in the Asia session

Yuan near recent lows - decent selloff today

normal... 30Y vs SPX

Ummm Gold!?!!

Italy's best 2 days in 20 months... 'normal'

Bloomberg's Orange Book shows CEOs not exuberant on outlook

Aussie confidence drops to 3 year low

Umm - credit spreads not playing well with stock exuberance


CNY fix at Sept Lows

PBOC giving Yuan weakness more room (Lew angry... Lew smash)