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Bond Market Update

The bond market for the most part has done reasonably well this year as the broad US market has provided a return of approximately 3.68%. 325 more words

Fixed Income

How low can German yields go?

by WSJ: Even during the worst of the financial crisis and then at the depths of the euro-zone meltdown, yields on German government bonds weren’t as low as they are now. 388 more words

Financial Markets

Too Late Smart

Greenspan is out and about, touting a new book. He seems to have discovered a few things a little late in life, somewhat to my amazement: 203 more words

Government

Gold retreats as Dollar strengthens

  • Treasury yields weaken further
  • The Dollar continues to strengthen
  • Inflation target remains at 2% p.a.
  • Gold retreats

Interest Rates and the Dollar

The yield on ten-year Treasury Notes broke support at 2.50 percent, indicating a test of 2.00 percent*. 309 more words

Spot Gold

Party Time

Jeremy Grantham has recently been interviewed reiterating his expectation that this bubble will reach 2350 on the SPX before collapsing. He bases this view on historical bubbles which have exceeded two standard deviations. 304 more words

Government