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More bond videos

Just uploaded two more fixed income videos about spot/forward rates, and yield measures for floating-rate securities. These can be found here.

Admittedly, the Dec 2014 session ship may have sailed, but still cranking out material for anyone who can use it for this session. 11 more words

Bootstrapping

A Look Ahead

Just another day in the German bunds. 10-year auction went off today at 0.74%, 30 year is quoted at 1.65%. Japanese equivalents are 0.43% and 1.39%, respectively. 22 more words

Government

Stronger dollar, weaker gold

Ten-year Treasury Note yields retreated below 2.30%, signaling another test of primary support at 2.00%. Declining 13-week Twiggs Momentum below zero suggests a continuing down-trend. Recovery above 2.40% is unlikely, but would warn of a rally to 2.65%. 98 more words

Spot Gold

HOW TO GUARANTEE A LOSS: Buy 5-Year CDs

With interest rates being low for over a decade, it’s tempting to buy long-term products that pay better interest. A lot of investors will look at 30-year Treasury bonds, 5-year CDs or even long-lock-up fixed annuities. 281 more words

Investing

Squeeze

Zero hedge observed that the last run of gains this long was in… 1928. The market subsequently doubled and then, well you know the rest, the 90% off sale. 41 more words

Government

What's cooking....

I didn’t expect my schedule to get so completely derailed by the ad campaign thing, so the development of further videos got unexpectedly delayed. Nevertheless, by Saturday, I’ll upload 3 new videos for Fixed Income: 83 more words

Bootstrapping

Cocktails at 7:00pm in Paris

Have cocktails with industry leaders at TradingScreen’s 1st Annual Fixed Income Forum at 7:00pm in Hotel Scribe, 1 Rue Scribe, Paris, home to TradingScreen’s 1st Annual Fixed Income Forum. 71 more words

Finance