Here’s why inflation no longer drives the bond-market

2019-11-13

Don’t expect the inflation bugaboo to scare away the bond-market bulls. Once the highlight of the economic calendar, U.S. inflation data releases have now been shunted to the sidelines by bond traders who say they are paying more attention to the outlook for the labor market and the broader economy.Read More →

FDIC Chairman on repo market, LIBOR, and farm loans

2019-11-12

FDIC Jelena McWilliams, FDIC Chairman, speaks at a commercial real estate conference in New York, November 6, 2019 The U.S. banking system is safer and healthier than it was a decade ago, before the 2008 financial crisis, but every so often, there is a hiccup or two. When trillions ofRead More →