Italian bond rally in thin summer trade

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields (Adds detail) LONDON, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Italian government bond yields fell to their lowest since March on Tuesday and the country’s debt was poised for its best session since July 20,

Australian house prices fall for third month in July-CoreLogic

SYDNEY, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Australian home prices eased for a third straight month in July as the reimposition of a coronavirus lockdown in Victoria weighed on the Melbourne market and consumer sentiment generally. Data from property consultant CoreLogic out

Even trading floor diehards in Japan are now embracing work from home

TOKYO (BLOOMBERG) – For a sense of how dramatically perceptions of remote work are changing in the coronavirus era, consider Koji Motokawa. Like many traders in office-obsessed Japan, the deputy head of fixed income at Mizuho Securities had never even