Yields Indexes Little Changed as Market Watched FOMC
- FOMC Leaves Rates Unchanged. Floyd, Daniel F. // Bond Buyer;06/29/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30923, p2
Reports that the United States Federal Open Market Committee has voted to leave short-term interest rates unchanged. Federal funds rate; Reasons for the decision; Economic trends.
- Federal Reserve takes no action on rates. Koning, Rachel // Bond Buyer;12/23/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30546, p2
Focuses on the United States Federal Open Market Committee's decision to leave at current levels short-term interest rates. Level installed with a 25-basis-point reduction at policy meeting held November 17, 1998; Increase in holiday shopping over levels in 1997.
- Big Banks Rise on Prospect of Moderate Rate Hike . TALLEY, KAREN // American Banker;8/24/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 162, p1
Traces the cause of the rise in bank stock prices in the United States on August 23, 1999. Effect of the United States Federal Open Market Committee's planned interest rate hike on share prices; Reasons why the Fed should raise rates, according to banking analyst David Trone; Bank stocks prized...
- Has the Fed Been Too Reserved? Lucier, James P. // Insight on the News;11/5/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 41, p14
Examines the decision of the United States (U.S.) Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) to reduce interest rates on October 2, 2001. Purpose of the FOMC; Primary responsibility of the U.S. central bank; Economic impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S.
- FOMC Cuts Rates By 50 Basis Points. Barnett, Chip // Bond Buyer;
Reports on the United States Federal Open Market Committee's decision to reduce its target for the federal funds rate. Decision of the Fed's Board of Governors to reduce the discount rate at the request of several Federal Reserve Banks; Trends in the capital investment market.
- Bond Buyer Yield Indexes Higher in Wake of FOMC Rate Cut. O'Connor, Jeanine // Bond Buyer;04/27/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31127, p38
Reports on the rise in the 'Bond Buyer' periodical's bond yield indexes after the United States Federal Open Market Committee decided to cut interest rates, during the period covered from February 1, 2001 to April 26, 2001. Percentage gains in the 'Bond Buyer' periodical's general obligation...
- Blanket Drop for Indexes as Fed Leaves Rates Unchanged. O'Connor, Jeanine // Bond Buyer;08/25/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30962, p36
Reports on the Bond Buyer yield indexes in the United States as of August 25, 2000. Decision of the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee on interest rates; Municipal cash market.
- FOMC meeting tops week's calendar. Showalter, Monica // Bond Buyer;08/24/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30711, p2
Reports on the potential effects to bond trading of the United States Federal Reserve System's Federal Open Market Committee's meeting on August 24, 1999. Pricing of bonds for the week; Expected bond movements after the meeting.
- HY Market Not Fazed by Fed Taper. Sheahan, Matthew // High Yield Report;12/23/2013, p23
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Reserve's Open Market Committee is lowering its monthly bond-buying program to 75 billion U.S. dollars from 85 billion U.S. dollars.