Ader’s Near Term Bond Market Thoughts for 6/15/18

The thing I took away from pretty much all the events of the last week is further cause for curve flattening. First, we had a more hawkish Fed and can, with...

‘Greece crisis over’ as Eurozone agrees debt relief plan

NNA - Eurozone ministers declared the end of the Greek debt crisis early Friday agreeing debt relief and a big cash payout for Greece, part of a broad bailout...

Greece nears end to eight-year bailout odyssey

LUXEMBOURG: Eurozone ministers on Thursday neared an agreement to set the terms of Greece's departure from eight years of bailout programmes, despite splits over the degree of debt relief...

Moody’s sees downgrade staying, fiscal deficit intact

Ratings agency Moody’s forecasts the government is unlikely to achieve the targeted fall in fiscal deficit to 5.7 per cent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the coming...

3 Key Economic Indicators May Be Flashing Caution Here

In today’s 3-pack, we look at the commodities index, crude oil, and treasury yields. A major message to the markets could be underway. Looking at the charts below, you will notice...

Us Stocks And Bond Yields Dip Amid Trade Worries

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks fell on Friday after the Trump administration stepped up the trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies by announcing tariffs on $50...

As Fed Raises Rates, Popular Bond Index Funds Get Pinched

NEW YORK (AP) — For holders of bond funds, the Federal Reserve is providing a reminder that even those buttoned-down, conservative investments carry some risk. Bond prices fall as interest...

Better Than Bonds? A Look at Uncapped Fixed Index Annuities

Most people have three basic hopes for their investments. They want growth. They want safety. And they want liquidity. Unfortunately, it's next to impossible to find any one investment that offers...

Warren Buffett helps raise $80 million in Israel Bonds

Warren Buffett helped raise $80 million in Israel Bonds investments last week when the billionaire businessman and philanthropist hosted a dinner reception in his hometown of Omaha, Nebraska —...

Interest Rates; 20-Year Breakout Test In Play

With the Federal Reserve in interest rate “hike” mode, the market is on edge about the speed with which rates will rise. Rates have been rising at a pretty steady...

6 Ways to Beat Rising Interest Rates

Even if you have been an investor for 30 years, you don't really know about high interest rates. U.S. interest rates peaked in October 1981, when the 30-year Treasury bond...

An Interest Rate Sign Of Our Times–3% On A CD

So there I was, minding my own business, walking down Broadway in my neighborhood, and what do I see in the window of a local bank: An offer for...
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