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U.S. Treasury yields edge higher as Fed’s Powell suggests timing...

Apr 15
U.S. Treasury yields finished higher Wednesday as Fed Chairman Jerome Powell outlined more details on the timetable for interest rate hikes,...
 

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U.S. Treasury yields edge higher as Fed speakers come into focus

Apr 14
U.S. Treasury yields were slightly higher early Wednesday trade as speeches from senior Federal Reserve officials draw attention from...
 

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Monday Minutes with Greg Faranello, CFA | 12 April 2021

Apr 12
The Fed’s new vernacular: “bottlenecks, transitory and some time”. Last night on 60 Minutes, the Fed Chairman stated that the economy is at an...
 

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U.S. Treasury yields pull back from intraday highs as rate-hike bets...

Apr 6
U.S. Treasury yields retreated from their highs on Monday, as investors looked past another round of improving economic data from the...
 

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Why the bond market isn’t blinking — so far — at Biden’s plan...

Apr 6
With a potential $2.3 trillion infrastructure bill looming over Washington, bondholders might be forgiven for fearing another Treasury market...
 


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Fed Chair Powell is a ‘maestro,’ calming markets when there could...

Mar 18
Fed Chairman Jerome Powell managed to keep the volatile bond market calm and the stock market rallying, during what could have been a turbulent...
 

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks dip as rotation continues; yields, dollar rise

Mar 18
* U.S. 10-yr yield hits 13-month high * Gold little changed, bitcoin dips * Crude slips after two strong weekly gains (Updates prices, comments) NEW...