Robert Zoellick, Former President of the World Bank, examines the factors behind the growth slowdown in Europe, China and Japan.» Read More
NEW YORK, Sept 18- U.S. That level was last seen in May 2011. "The Fed worked so hard this week to not scare the market about rate increases, it ended up doing precisely what it tried to avoid," said Jim Vogel, interest rate strategist at FTN Financial in Memphis.
NEW YORK, Sept 18- The amount of outstanding U.S. municipal bonds grew slightly in the second quarter, but individual investors continued to pull back from the sector, putting overall holdings at an eight-year low, Federal Reserve data released on Thursday showed.
A top Wall Streeter thinks the government is hurting the economic recovery by unfairly constraining banks and continuing bad policies.
Martin Feldstein, Harvard University professor, provides his take on the Fed's policy objectives, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
Big banks are getting a boost by Janet Yellen's interest rate comments, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.
NEW YORK, Sept 18- U.S. That level was last seen in May 2011. Prices for three-year notes were off 4/ 32, taking their yield to 1.117 percent, a level last touched during April 2011.
A top Wall Street investment expert doesn't see a stock or corporate bond crash coming anytime soon—even if it's tough to spot cheap assets.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
CNBC's Steve Liesman does the math on the Fed's policy statement on Wednesday. And BlackRock's Jeffrey Rosenberg, weighs in.
Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday. Enjoy easy money while it lasts.
BlackRock's Jeffrey Rosenberg provides his takeaways from the Fed's policy meeting. The Fed is moving towards normalization, says Rosenberg.
Larry Kantor, Barclays, and Vincent Reinhart, Morgan Stanley, discuss Fed policy and when investors can expect to see more tightening.
Richard Steinberg, Steinberg Global Asset Management, explains why he is not buying shares of Alibaba right now.
Maury Harris, UBS chief U.S. economist, and Richard Steinberg, Steinberg Global Asset Management, weigh in on low interest rates and the Fed's exit strategy.
Bonds sold off as traders read the Fed's new rate forecasts as slightly more aggressive, but dovish comments from Yellen and the Fed statement drove stocks up.
The U.S. Treasury bond yield curve flattened on Thursday, with longer-dated notes rising while shorter-dated ones fell.
Despite "some hawkish signals" from Thursday's policy statement, the Fed is still most likely to raise interest rates in mid-2015, says Alvin Liew, Senior Economist at UOB.
TOKYO, Sept 18- Japanese government bond prices dipped on Thursday on the back of a relatively sharp rise in U.S. The BOJ offered to buy 400 billion yen of JGBs in the 5- year to 10- year zone, 100 billion yen in the 10- year to 25- year zone, and 30 billion yen in the 25- year to 40- year zone under its massive JGB purchase program, as widely expected.
Randy Kroszner, Former Fed Governor, explains why the Fed won't be dropping the phrase "considerable time" from its monetary policy decision anytime soon.
Mark Okada, Co-Founder & CIO, Highland Capital, discusses the central bank's reiteration that it will remain on an easy-money course for a "considerable period."