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Why Goldman Sachs Says the FOMC’s March Policy Was Ultra-Dovish
Economists Zach Pandl and Daan Struyven from Goldman Sachs believe the March 2016 monetary policy statement released by the FOMC was one of the most dovish of this century.
We Have Rate Liftoff: Now What?
One of the recurrent themes in 2015 was speculation regarding the Federal Reserve’s raising of the federal funds rate.
Treasury Yields Rise with Upbeat Job Data and Possible Rate Hike
In the week ended November 6, 2015, Treasury yields rose across the yield curve, except for three-month Treasury bills.
The Sharp Fall in Market Demand for 26-Week Treasury Bills
The US Treasury held its weekly 26-week Treasury bills auction on October 5. T-bills worth $21 billion were on offer—$3 billion higher than the prior week.
The Marginal Rise in Market Demand for Three-Year Treasury Notes
The US Treasury holds monthly auctions of three-year Treasury notes. The yield on these notes is related to movements in the Fed’s federal funds rate.
Treasury Yields Rise on the Possibility of Rate Hike by Year End
Following news of a possible Fed rate hike later this year, Treasury yields rose across the yield curve, except for six-month Treasury bills, in the week ending September 25, 2015.
Upbeat 2Q15 US GDP Estimates Raise Treasury Yields
Treasury yields rose across the yield curve in the week ended August 28, after the upbeat 2Q15 US real GDP data. Yields rose after Stanley Fischer, vice chair of the Federal Reserve, noted the possibility of a September rate hike.
Treasury Yields Fall on Rate Hike Timing Uncertainty
Treasury yields tumbled across the yield curve in the week ended August 21, 2015, with a falling stock market and a dovish outlook of the Fed minutes.