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Why did stock markets fall?

Tuesday’s sharp drop in global stock markets doesn’t make much sense taken in isolation. But the warning signs had been accumulating for a while.

The key question is: is this the beginning of the end of the bull market, or is it just another wobble?

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High yield bonds have the worst year since 2004

It is official: this was the worst year for high yield bonds in the past 10 years.

Outflows totalling $8.6 billion year-to-date exceed the $6.2 of outflows from high yield bonds in 2011, when the eurozone was in full swing, analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch noted in their weekly report.

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Outflows from high-yield bonds could be biggest on record

This year’s exodus from high-yield European-domiciled bond funds could be the biggest on record.

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Exodus from high-yield bonds continues

High-yield bonds saw big outflows last week, as investors’ exodus continued after the Federal Reserve stopped its quantitative easing programme in October.

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Emerging markets see capital outflows again

The miracle only lasted a week. Emerging markets saw capital outflows again last week, after small inflows the week before.

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Emerging markets equities see improving inflows

A slight improvement in flows into emerging markets equities compared to developed markets stocks has taken place lately, a weekly report into capital flows shows.

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Japanese equities see big outflows

Japanese equities saw the biggest outflows since May 2010 last week, of $3.8 billion, according to data from Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

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US equities see largest inflows since September 2013

US equities were the main destination for investors’ money last week as well, even after the Federal Reserve stopped printing money, data on capital flows shows.

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‘Massive’ inflows into equities as Fed stops printing money

“Massive” inflows of capital entered equities last week, the highest in over a year, a report by Bank of America Merrill Lynch showed.

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