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Yield curve inverts for first time since 2007 on global growth worries

22 Mar 2019

NEW YORK U.S. markets received a clear warning of coming recession on Friday when the spread between yields on three-month Treasury bills and 10-year notes fell below zero for the first time since 2007 after U.S. manufacturing data missed estimates.

TREASURIES-Yield curve nears inversion on global growth fears

22 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 22 The spread between the three-month Treasury bill yield and the 10-year note yield narrowed to a fresh 12-year low on Friday morning, less than 1 basis point above parity, following the Federal Reserve's decision to cease tightening monetary policy and as soft German manufacturing data added to fears about the slowdown in global growth.

TREASURIES-Yield curve hits flattest since 2007 after dovish Fed

21 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 21 The spread between the three-month Treasury bill yield and the 10-year note yield shrank to its narrowest level since August 2007 on Thursday in the wake of the Federal Reserve's decision to cease tightening monetary policy as the American economy shows signs of contraction.

TREASURIES-Yields slide more after Fed expects no more rate hikes in 2019

21 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 21 U.S. Treasury yields fell further on Thursday morning, as the bond market continued the rally that began on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve issued a statement showing policymakers foresaw no further rate hikes for 2019 given the slowdown in the American economy.

TREASURIES-Ten-year yield hits 14-month low after Fed signals no hikes in 2019

20 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 20 U.S. Treasuries rallied on Wednesday, taking the benchmark 10-year yield to a 14-month low, after the Federal Reserve said it would hold interest rates steady and its policymakers abandoned projections for further rate hikes this year while flagging an expected economic slowdown.

TREASURIES-Ten-year yield hits 14-month low after Fed signals no hikes in 2019

20 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 20 U.S. Treasuries rallied on Wednesday, taking the benchmark 10-year yield to a 14-month low, after the Federal Reserve said it would hold interest rates steady and its policymakers abandoned projections for further rate hikes this year while flagging an expected economic slowdown.

TREASURIES-Yields drop with Fed meeting results imminent

20 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 20 U.S. Treasury yields fell modestly on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve, which is winding up a two-day policy meeting, was expected to hold interest rates steady, trim the number of hikes projected for the rest of the year, and release details of a plan to end the monthly reduction of its massive balance sheet.

TREASURIES-U.S. bond yields higher ahead of Fed meeting results

19 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 19 U.S. Treasury yields were modestly higher in afternoon trade on Tuesday, as investors await insight on the Federal Reserve's policy path when the U.S. central bank ends its two-day meeting on Wednesday, amid broad expectations that it will hold rates steady.

TREASURIES-German Bunds push U.S. yields higher as Fed meeting begins

19 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 19 U.S. Treasury yields followed German government bonds higher on Tuesday morning, as the U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate policy-setting meeting began.

TREASURIES-Yields tick up in muted trading ahead of Fed meeting

18 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 18 U.S. Treasury debt yields ticked up on Monday but made no significant moves as traders held off placing large positions ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy-setting meeting this week at which the U.S. central bank is expected to keep interest rates steady.

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