Daniel Farrell

Director, International Short Duration Fixed Income, Northern Trust Asset Management

Articles

£15 Billion Stimulus Pumped into UK Economy to Ward Off Recession Fears

Exclusive insight for TMI subscribers! Northern Trust Asset Management share a monthly market commentary for treasurers.

Expectation-Beating Inflation Prints Ratchet Up Pressure on Monetary Policy

Exclusive insight for TMI subscribers! Northern Trust Asset Management share expert monthly market commentary.

Lift Off for Fed Rate Rises

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary – Exclusive Insight for TMI Subscribers

Monetary Policy Continues to Drive Markets as Ukraine Invasion Weighs on March Meetings

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary – Exclusive Insight for TMI Subscribers

Powell’s Hawkish Comments Drive Market to Price In Five Hikes

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary – Exclusive Insight for TMI Subscribers Eurozone Market Update The European Central Bank (ECB) remains more dovish than other major central banks, with...

Bank of England Surprises Investors with December Rate Hike

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for December 2021 - Exclusive Insight for TMI Subscribers

Finding Value for Corporate Cash: Short-term Investments Under the Microscope

A perfect storm of low interest rates, the pandemic, and potential regulation has put pressure on the short-term investment instruments that treasurers rely on for cash management. Add in trending topics such as...

Markets Scale Back Rate Rise Expectations in Reaction to Omicron Variant

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for November 2021 - Exclusive Insight for TMI Subscribers

Hawkish Shift by Bank of England Triggers Significant Market Repricing

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for October 2021 - Exclusive Insight for TMI Subscribers

BoE Risks Long-term Growth With Multiple Rate Hike Expectations

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for September 2021 - Exclusive Insight for TMI Subscribers Eurozone Market Update At September's monetary policy meeting, the European Central Bank (ECB)...

Markets Pause for Breath as Diverging Central Bank Approaches Continue

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for August 2021 - Exclusive Insight for TMI Subscribers Eurozone Market Update Seasonal calm is at work in Europe. With no significant European Central...

Looking Beyond Traditional Cash Instruments to Increase Yield
Looking Beyond Traditional Cash Instruments to Increase Yield

The low interest-rate environment had already persisted since the Global Financial Crisis, but in response to the Covid-19 pandemic central banks cut interest rates even further and used non-conventional monetary...

How Cash Segmentation Can Enhance Short-Term Investment Prospects for Treasurers

Yield has been an issue for the short-term cash investments of treasurers, as poor rates and tightening regulation have dramatically lowered the performance ceiling of traditional investment instruments. A recent TMI...

New ECB Framework Shows Rate Hikes Not on the Cards

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for July 2021 - Exclusive Insight for TMI Subscribers Eurozone Market Update At its monetary policy meeting, the European Central Bank left its main...

Surprise Fed Outlook Shouldn’t Spook Thinking on Rate Hikes

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for June 2021 Eurozone Market Update The vaccine rollout in the EU continues to progress well after the slow start. At the end of June, 59% of adults...

Dollar Excess Drives Spike in Fed Reverse Repo Facility Demand

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for May 2021 Eurozone Market Update The European Union’s vaccine rollout is progressing well, with around 46% of the adult population receiving at least...

Easing Lockdowns Spark Economic Data Optimism

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for April 2021 Eurozone Market Update As anticipated, the ECB Governing Council made no changes to its monetary policy. The ECB reiterated that purchases...

Divergence Between Central Banks as ECB Takes Action

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for March 2021 Eurozone Market Update As expected, the ECB announced no policy changes in March - the meeting concentrated on long end rate moves. The ECB...

Drowning in Dollars: Can Markets Stay Afloat?

Northern Trust Asset Management Monthly Market Commentary for February 2021 Eurozone Market Update Euro markets saw a relatively mundane month with the front end remaining anchored, as investor outflows across...