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Dollar finds resistance as bond yields meander

Long-term Treasury yields continue to move sideways, building a base, with 10-year yields oscillating between 2.0% and 2.6%. Breakout above the 2014 high of 3.0% appears a long way off despite the Fed gradually raising short-term rates. 47 more words

The Fed, Banks & Interest Rates

5 frankly brilliant benefits of 'living apart together'

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The modern relationship trend even has its own acronym – LAT. 2,804 more words

Mind Body

3 bold predictions for Ravens after bye week

During the Baltimore Ravens’ bye in Week 10, they get a chance to address a number of issues.

Given it’s just after the midseason point, now is the perfect time to make some bold predictions about the second half of the season. 404 more words

Baltimore Ravens

Trading Duration Tactically

Should you be holding longer- or shorter-term Bonds? As we know, this depends mainly on factors such as inflation and the level of economic activity in the case of developed markets government bonds as default risk is usually very low. 1,194 more words

Nigeria Fixed Income Weekly

The week that was (October 23-27) – Tight liquidity conditions drives yields modestly higher

  • CBN’s renewed onslaught on liquidity amid thin maturities nudges rates higher: …
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CBN

How the network effect is solving challenges in bond liquidity

The fixed income landscape is very fragmented, at last count there were around 137 fixed income venues (according to John Greenan’s blog post).

Reduced balance sheets due to Basel III, and lower leverage ratios have resulted in sell-side firms losing their ability and appetite to warehouse bond inventory, as a result liquidity has diffused and fragmented. 242 more words

Regulation

Link IV Renewal

For those of us that have the Link IV Program, start looking in your mailbox for the yearly renewal certification form to file.  Most of the renewal forms have to be returned by… 49 more words

Shelter