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Is A VaR Shock Just Starting: Here Is The Checklist

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Sep 11, 2016 9:35 PM

Last Thursday, when the S&P was once again surging to within a fraction of taking out its all time high, we warned readers to “Brace For “VaR Shock” – How The Bank Of Japan May Be About To Unleash A Global Selloff.” Of particular interest was whether 10Y JGB yields would soar, now that the market was questioning the BOJ’s resolve to keep longer rates under control, leading to a risk-contagion scenario like the one seen in 2003, when Japanese bond yields exploded. We then said that “what that selloff – in a time of soaring cross-asset correlations, record quant leverage and virtually non-existent market liquidity – would mean for equities, we don’t know, – but thanks to Haruhiko “Peter Pan” Kuroda, we will soon find out.”

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