Players Look for Yield Curve to Collapse If Fed Easing Ends
- Muni Experts Lament Rates, Credit Concerns, Volume as Year Ends. Albano, Christine // Bondbuyer.com;12/15/2015, p1
Municipal experts awaiting the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates said a host of other stressors - from a lack of supply and credit concerns to unfunded pension liabilities and yield curve positioning - were high on their list of concerns heading into the new year.
- SHOWBIZ STOX SOAR. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;01/04/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 23, p8
Reports on the surge in the stock prices of United States show businesses resulting from the U.S. Federal Reserve Board's decision to cut down interest rates. Percentage rise in the trading value of stocks of different show businesses; Factors attributing to the improved stock performance of...
- Municipal Bond Prices End Firm; Greenspan, New Issues on Plate. Monsarrat, Sean // Bond Buyer;4/15/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31365, p2
Reports the growth of the municipal bonds in the U.S. Testimony from Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan. Decline of the Treasury Rise of producer price index; Supply of available bonds in the primary and secondary market.
- Municipals Jump ï¿½ to 3/8 of a Point Amid Another Day of Equity Volatility. Chesla, Nicholas // Bond Buyer;7/12/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31426, p2
Reports the increase of municipal bond prices in the U.S. Acceleration of the producer price index (PPI); Impact of PPI on inflation rate; Consideration of rate hikes by the Federal Reserve Board.
- Indexes mostly up in turbulent week; equities turmoil spurs flight to quality. Stanton, Michael // Bond Buyer;01/07/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30803, p6
Reports on the developments in the United States bond markets as of January 7, 2000. Factors that affect the decision of the Federal Reserve Board to not to raise interest rates; Fall of municipal bond prices; Rise in the 30-year US Treasury bonds.
- Waiting for the Fed to Act May Take All Summer; Likelihood of June Rate Hike Is Called a Toss-Up. MATTHEWS, GORDON // American Banker;6/1/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 103, p31
Focuses on the chances of the United States Federal Reserve Board's planning to raise the interest rates in June 1999. Factors that may convince the agency to raise interest rates; Reasons for not raising the interest rates.
- Why public is unfazed by Fed's rate hikes. Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;1/31/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 47, p2
Discusses the apparent lack of interest and understanding of Americans regarding the United States Federal Reserve's policy toward interest rates. The impact of interest rates on unemployment and the economy.
- Fed Cuts, Market Mopes. // Business News New Jersey;03/27/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 13, p3
Reports on the United States Federal Reserve Board's decision to lower its overnight interest rate in the week prior to March 27, 2001, by a half of a percentage point to five percent. Cut demanded by the financial markets; Reaction of the stock market to the decision; Performance of various...
- It's Time for Some Imagination. // BusinessWest;8/15/2011, p12
The author reflects regarding the decision of the U.S. Federal Reserve to keep interest rates at low levels until at least the middle of 2013.