The Rate Debate – Ep22

November 3, 2021
The Rate Debate – Ep22

What do you get when you throw a 32-year-fixed-income veteran into the room with a 32-year-old fixed income millennial? The Rate Debate.

Darren Langer and Chris Rands are seasoned fixed income specialists with a deep passion for bond markets and an opinion on just about everything. And while they may sit facing each other at work, they don’t always see eye-to-eye.

Tune-in each month to hear their take on the RBA’s interest rate decision and other macro matters that are influencing markets.

Episode 22: Tuesday 2nd November 2021

The bond market loses confidence in the RBA’s forward guidance

With the RBA seemingly MIA last week, the market was left to its own devices. Not surprisingly, bond yields spiked as multiple rate hikes were priced as early as mid-2022. Will mortgage rates rise that soon? And can the market trust the RBA going forward?

Darren Langer and Chris Rands discuss their views in episode 22 of The Rate Debate.