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Capital and Risk, Liquidity

US Dollar Steadies as Treasury Yields Surge, WTI Crude Gains and EUR/USD Firms

October 18, 2023

Via: DailyFX

The US Dollar has slipped through the Asian session after making some headway overnight on the back of Treasury yields pushing toward multi-year peaks. US retail sales rose by 0.7% month-on-month in September, higher than the 0.3% anticipated and slightly […]


Activity, Investment Banking, Trading

Bank Stock Roundup: Upbeat Trading Outlook, Treasury Yields Decline, Citi in Focus

December 11, 2020

Via: Yahoo

Performances of major bank stocks over the last five trading days paint a mixed picture. Positive trading revenue outlook provided by some of the major banks indicates that the earnings picture will be impressive in the fourth quarter. This is […]


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Bank Stocks Tank on Sharp Fall in Treasury Yields, Uncertainty

November 5, 2020

Via: Yahoo

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq’s 2.2% and 3.85% respective rise on Wednesday has perked up investors despite the election uncertainties. However, banking stocks stood on the other side witnessing losses. The yield on benchmark 10-year Treasury note plummeted sharply […]


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Treasury yields slip amid signs that U.S. economy remains fragile

September 2, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Long-dated U.S. Treasury yields fell on Wednesday as investors fretted over the fragility of the U.S. economic recovery which has led investors to expect the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates at rock-bottom for an extended period. What are Treasurys […]


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Long-term Treasury yields move higher as traders make room for record auctions

August 10, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Long-term U.S. Treasury yields rose on Monday as traders made room for this week’s record auctions of government bonds, which will finance the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. What are Treasurys doing? The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, 0.579% rose […]


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Treasury yields stays steady as investors wait for Fed meeting to kick off

July 28, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury yields held steady on early Tuesday’s trade as traders waited for the Federal Reserve to begin its two-day meeting, where the central bank may offer clues on how monetary policy might evolve in the coming months. What are […]


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Treasury yields inch lower ahead of first bond auction of week

July 7, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury yields declined slightly in early Tuesday trade before a debt auction is expected to highlight the U.S. government’s ultra-low borrowing costs as the economy recovers from the coronavirus crisis. What are Treasurys doing? The 10-year Treasury note yield […]


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Treasury yields hold ground as reopening stays in focus

June 17, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Treasury prices struggled for direction on Wednesday as investors closely watched how individual U.S. states were going about reopening businesses and easing social restrictions with coronavirus cases rising in some areas of the country, just as the economy is starting […]


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Treasury yields rise as global stock markets rally

May 18, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury yields rose Monday, following global equity markets higher, after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank still had tools to fight the recession. Reports of early success from an experimental coronavirus vaccine also added to selling […]


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Treasury yields fall after retail spending drops the most on record amid pandemic

May 15, 2020

Via: CNBC

U.S. government debt yields moved lower Friday as investors digested more somber economic data. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell 2 basis points to 0.595% while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond also declined 4 basis […]


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Treasury yields slip even as global stocks rally to kick off 2020 trade

January 2, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury yields slipped Thursday in the first trading session of 2020, even though investors were scooping up risk assets such as equities as fears of a global economic slowdown diminished and investors remained optimistic about a partial resolution of […]


Activity, Trading

Treasury yields trim gains after US jobless claims fall

December 26, 2019

Via: CNBC

U.S. Treasury slipped on Thursday in holiday-thinned trading, slightly cutting this week’s gains after the release of December’s jobless claims data. At about 10:19 a.m. ET the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note, which moves inversely to price, was […]


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Treasury yields tick higher ahead of Powell speech

August 23, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury yields rose Friday as traders wait for Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s speech at the Jackson Hole symposium in Wyoming, where he may give clues to the central bank’s next moves. What are Treasurys doing? The 10-year Treasury […]


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Treasury yields leap after stronger-than-expected retail sales

July 16, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields jumped Tuesday after a key update of consumer spending showed U.S. households remained in bright shape, potentially undercutting expectations for the Federal Reserve to carry out rate-cuts this year. What are Treasurys doing? The 10-year Treasury note yield […]


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Short-term Treasury yields slide as Powell outlines downcast outlook

July 10, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury yields came sharply off their highs on Wednesday as market participants said Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s prepared remarks for his semiannual testimony to Congress suggested the U.S. central bank would go forward with an interest rate-cut in […]


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As the stock market makes a comeback, the bond market flashes a ‘dire’ warning about the economy

May 21, 2019

Via: CNBC

Stocks are weathering the latest bouts of increasing trade war fears, but the bond market is pointing to more trouble ahead. The S&P 500 is up 1% since a massive sell-off to start last week. The broad index also remains […]


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Treasurys rally, yields slip, as ECB downgrades 2019 growth forecast, rolls out stimulus

March 7, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields fell Thursday, along with its European peers, after the European Central Bank launched fresh stimulus measures, said it was unlikely to increase rates through the end of 2019 and downgraded its forecast for economic growth. The 10-year Treasury […]


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Treasury yields rise as traders brace for key economic data

March 5, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yield bounced back from the previous session’s decline, ahead of a gauge of the service sector’s health. The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, +0.60% picked up 2.2 basis points to 2.744%, while the 2-year note yield TMUBMUSD02Y, +0.16% added […]


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Treasury yields climb after GDP read comes in better than expected

February 28, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury prices retreated, nudging yields higher, on Thursday after a reading of gross domestic product for the fourth quarter showed that the economy in 2018 grew at its fastest clip since 2015. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note […]


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Treasury yields extend bounce off January lows after robust jobs report

January 4, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Treasury yields extended their surge on early Friday after the jobs report suggested the labor market remains healthy despite the growing pessimism over the economy’s fortunes, heightening the likelihood the Federal Reserve will raise rates in 2019. Investors will also […]