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Ten-year UST Breaches 3% as Fed Hike Nears

The four-week increase in bond yields continued with a vengeance this week, as the ten-year note jumped above 3% once again...

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Signs of wage inflation spur higher yields

A strong monthly payrolls report caused rates to spike on Friday, leaving Treasury yields higher by 5-8 bps for the week...

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Treasury Yields Reverse Mid-Week Bump

Bond market yields retreated from their mid-week highs as Treasury yields ended very close to where they started the week...

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All Eyes on the Fed as Powell Reiterates Rate Path

Geopolitical risk took a backseat this week as market participants focused on the future of domestic monetary policy.

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Yields Edge Lower on Geopolitical Uncertainty

The bond market ended an up-and-down week with yields slightly lower, as the geopolitical uncertainty which triggered the volatility has not remained isolated to Turkey...

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Rates Decline on Turkish Crisis

A relatively stable week in the U.S. fixed income markets was dashed on Friday, as Turkey's economic crisis deepened, leading to safe haven flows...

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Markets Stable After Fed Passes On Rate Hike

Fixed income markets ended the week little changed, as a mid-week surge in yields was reversed by Friday...

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GDP Strong as Housing Market Shows Signs of Weakness

Yields moved higher all week before edging slighly lower following the release of the second quarter GDP report on Friday...

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Trump Remarks on Fed, Trade Send Dollar Lower

The fixed income and currency markets were rattled this week by comments from President Trump impinging on the independence of the Federal Reserve's mandate to set monetary policy...

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Quiet Week Highlighted By Increasing Trade Tensions

Another quiet week ended with yields only slightly changed, as the week's economic indicators arrived largely as forecast...

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