Tag: jobs data

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Credit Suisse has a word to describe this sluggish economy — a ‘semi-recession’

October 3, 2019


Investors and economists are chasing a moving target of strong and weak economic data, making it increasingly confusing what the state of the economy really is. Credit Suisse said weak manufacturing data accompanied by healthy economic data elsewhere lands the […]

Capital and Risk, Liquidity

US Treasury yields fall as investors look ahead to Powell testimony

July 8, 2019


U.S. government debt prices rose on Monday as investors continued to digest stronger-than-expected jobs data. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.0268%, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond dipped to 2.5318%. Bond yields move […]