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  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Dow, S&P 500 Finish Lower as Covid-19 Cases Rise. New restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus went into effect in California in a fresh sign of dimming near- term economic prospects. Demand for Corporate Bonds Drives Inflation-Adjusted Yields to Zero.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Dow, S&P 500 Finish Lower as Covid-19 Cases Rise. New restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus went into effect in California in a fresh sign of dimming near- term economic prospects. Demand for Corporate Bonds Drives Inflation-Adjusted Yields to Zero.

  • Demand for Corporate Bonds Drives Inflation-Adjusted Yields to Zero -- Update

    The average U.S. investment-grade corporate bond now yields less than a key measure of investors' inflation expectations, a first that highlights how demand for fixed-income assets is reducing their potential returns. As of Friday, the annual expected inflation rate over the next decade-- derived from the difference in yield between nominal and inflation-adjusted 10- year U.S. government bonds-- stood at 1.89%, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of St. The average...

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Dow, S&P 500 Edge Lower as Covid-19 Cases Rise. New restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus went into effect in California in a fresh sign of dimming near- term economic prospects. Demand for Corporate Bonds Drives Inflation-Adjusted Yields to Zero.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Dow Edges Lower as Covid-19 Cases Rise. New restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus went into effect in California in a fresh sign of dimming near- term economic prospects. Demand for Corporate Bonds Drives Inflation-Adjusted Yields to Zero.

  • Demand for Corporate Bonds Drives Inflation-Adjusted Yields to Zero

    The average U.S. investment-grade corporate bond now yields less than a key measure of investors' inflation expectations for the first time on record, highlighting how demand for fixed-income assets is reducing their potential returns. As of Friday, the annual expected inflation rate over the next decade-- derived from the difference in yield between nominal and inflation-adjusted 10- year U.S. government bonds-- stood at 1.89%, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of St.

  • Treasury Volatility Boosts Tradeweb

    Sharp moves in Treasury bonds whipsawed investors recently, but the volatility has made a winner out of Tradeweb Markets Inc. (TW), a large electronic marketplace for U.S. government debt. Average daily trading volume on the company's electronic platform hit $959 billion in November, the second busiest months ever for Tradeweb behind March, when panicked investors piled into the Treasury market. Increased volatility before and after the election fueled much of the surge, along...

  • Bets on More Fed Bond-Buying Help Contain Treasury Yields -- Update

    Some investors are betting that the Federal Reserve could start buying more long-term U.S. Treasurys as soon as its next policy meeting, a trend that has helped temper some recent selling and kept yields from rising higher. One factor influencing such bets: the outcome of the Nov. 3 election, which resulted in the strong possibility of divided government in Washington and left investors thinking the Fed might need to assume more responsibility to support an economy increasingly...

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Stock Futures Pull Back After S&P 500 Record. Major U.S. stock indexes are poised for muted declines a day after both the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite and the broader S&P 500 indexes closed at all-time highs. Bets on More Fed Bond-Buying Help Contain Treasury Yields.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Stock Futures Pull Back After S&P 500 Hits Record. Major U.S. stock indexes are poised for muted declines a day after both the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite and the broader S&P 500 indexes closed at all-time highs. Bets on More Fed Bond-Buying Help Contain Treasury Yields.

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