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A very rare market dynamic has recently appeared, the likes of which has rarely been seen throughout history. Australian rates and bonds, which have traditionally demanded a premium over their American equivalents, are now trading at a notable discount right across the yield curve. This has some important implications for Australian investors, as Charlie Jamieson, Chief Investment Officer at Jamieson Coote Bonds, explains here.

“We’re very excited by the US Treasury market at this point, there are much higher yields on offer. There’s potentially a runway of rate cuts that could be 10 rate cuts long… We really like the capital appreciation story in the US Treasury market.”

He explains some important considerations for hedged investors, and discusses the implications for the Australian Dollar.

More from Charlie Jamieson

This video is an excerpt from a longer interview with Charlie. Read an edited transcript of the full interview here.

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