Tag Archive for Bond Prices

Market Not Twisting Fed’s Direction

Liquidity measures were mixed last week. Fed pumping continues at a minimal pace and Operation Twist won’t change that. Foreign central bank buying of Treasuries and Agencies remains exceptionally weak. However, the massive deposit flows from Europe into the US system continued. In spite of that, banks continued to dump Treasuries, adding to the supply.…

If Fed Twists, It Won’t Be Like It Did Last Summer

The following is the summary lead-in to the Wall Street Examiner Professional Edition Fed Report. The subscriber link to the full report is below. US banking system measures were mixed last week, allowing the composite macroliquidity index to inch to a new high. The Treasury market continues to act as a black hole absorbing all…