NEW YORK, Dec 24 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday awarded $53.24 billion of two-day, fixed-rate reverse repurchase agreements to 48 bidders at an interest rate of 0.05 percent, the...
NEW YORK, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Bidding at the U.S. seven-year Treasuries note auction on Wednesday was the weakest in more than a year as some traders sat on the sidelines due to worries about the Federal Reserve possibly raising interest rates in mid-2015.
that these past periods were relatively good times to invest in international equity compared to the US. However, talk from the Fed is also suggestive that the dollar may continue to strengthen, which ultimately will be bad for the US export businesses
closing-high on the back of data showing decisive strength in the U.S. economy, which lifted risk appetite and backed last week's upbeat assessment by the Federal Reserve . The Nikkei benchmark added 1.1 percent to 17,835.45 by 0
Dec 22 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve on Monday awarded $49.50 billion in term reverse repurchase agreements in the third of four weekly test operations in an effort to see how the tool might...
been arrested by such actions/talks. The Fed switched its language from “ a considerable ..... be 2,117.06 based on 3/24/00. The Fed ended its QE in Oct and replaced “ a considerable ..... that the bond market has yet to price the Fed tightening and that will happen in 2015
significant monetary support by the Federal Reserve gave anxious investors cause for optimism ..... 2014. 4. Taper to completion – The Federal Reserve ’s effort to keep interest rates low ..... S. and global economies. Despite the Fed ’s reduction in support for low interest
the market? Many of the concerns haven’t gone away. And the Fed removed “ a considerable time ” for low rates in its statement but ..... new word “ patient ” instead. Beware that in 2004 when the Fed changed its language, the rates rose 5 months later [ Yellen
really cared. With better news out of the Fed , oil prices stabilizing, and even ..... surprise or two. Markets Thrilled That the Fed Didn't Seem More Hawkish at Its Recent Meeting I am not so sure that the Fed really changed much but a couple of
Dec 19 (Reuters) - Speculators' net bearish bets on U.S. 10-year Treasury note futures increased to their highest level in more than 4-1/2 years ahead the Federal Reserve 's policy statement earlier...