Numb Is Good? 10-Y Treasury Shorts Hit Record Highs, 2-Y Shorts Close To Zero, Volatility Low

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Global Central Banks have so numbed Treasury markets it is as though Bernanke and Yellen gave a massive shot of Lidocaine to financial markets since 2008.

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The 10-Y Treasury Note continues to see record net short positions. While the 2-Y Treasury Note net short is close to zero.

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10-Y Treasury Note volatility?  Numb.

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2-Y Treasury Actives zero coupon vol? Numb.

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The Federal Reserve thinks that numb is good.

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