Fed Brief

  • 01-04-2017 15:23:44 PM ET

    The minutes from the December 13-14 Federal Open MarketCommittee (FOMC) meeting could have had a big question mark transposed overthem. Generally speaking, committee members felt pretty good aboutcurrent economic conditions, yet uncertainties about the outlook remained highprimarily becaus...

Bond Market Update

  • The Market at 15:04 ET

    10-Year: +16/32…2.53…EUR/USD: 1.0402USD/JPY: 117.08

    Treasury Market Stands Its Ground

    • Russian ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov, was shot in Ankara and is in serious condition. Turkish lira drops but off of worst levels
    • Fed Chair Yellen: Wage growth is picking up

The Bond Column

  • 01-06-2017 16:32:52 PM ET

    The Week in Review/Week Ahead

    hisweek's calendar harbored a flood of purchasing managers' index (PMI) releasesfor the U.S., Europe, China, and Japan. PMIs are very useful in that they comeout well ahead of data recording actual...

Treasury Yield