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In Bond Traders’ Trump Nightmare, Some Big Winners Emerge

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Bond Market's Trump Tantrum Splits Winners, Losers

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In the wake of Donald Trump’s victory, much has been made about the stunning selloff in the U.S. bond market.

Traders have described it as a bloodbath and a seismic shift. Some have even dubbed it a Trump tantrum, in a nod to the Fed-induced rout of 2013.