Plans are moving away from the standard allocations of 60% equities, 40% bonds and moving towards alternative such as private equity and real estate, says Steve LeBlanc, CapRidge Partners, discussing ways pension plans are looking to increase returns. Most pension plans don't have enough risk in their book, says LeBlanc.
Lyn Graham-Taylor, fixed income strategist at Rabobank, says an attractive trade is to short the U.S. 10-year treasury and go long on German 10-year paper.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down yesterday's dramatic yield curve moves.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Michael Moebs, Moebs Services economist & CEO, discuss how the Federal Reserve has loosened the money supply and its effect on the economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest Philly Fed data, and Diana Olick reports February existing home sales drop 0.4%.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the Treasury market, and the play in the U.S. dollar/Chinese yuan trade.
Today Cramer shares his thoughts on Starbucks' partnership with Oprah Winfrey. This actually could move the needle, says Cramer.
Scott Brown, Raymond James, and Steve Sachs, ProShares Advisors, share their thoughts on Janet Yellen's comments on rising rates. A week from now we probably won't be thinking a lot about this, says Sachs.
The "squishy" employment target added a lot of "dovish room," says Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington president, providing his thoughts on Janet Yellen's comments following Wednesday's FOMC meeting. Eric Marshall, Hodges Funds, add perspective on corporate earnings.
CNBC's Rick Santelli explains how interest rates can obstruct capital growth.
"We're not doing real legitimate capital investment," says Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital CEO, discussing the economic growth problems facing the Federal Reserve.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, as the euro continues on a tear.
Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell. Today Cramer is keeping his eye on FedEx and Starbucks.
CNBC's Steve Liesman talks with Krishna Guha, Vice Chairman of ISI Group, about what he would like to hear from Fed Chair Janet Yellen after the conclusion of today's FOMC meeting.
Jeffrey Rosenberg, BlackRock's chief investment strategist for fixed income, shares his thoughts on the future path of the Fed's interest-rate policy.
Jack Bouroudjian, Chief Investment Officer at Index Financial Partners, explains why bond prices have been causing confusion for the past five years.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses how energy provides "horsepower" to the U.S. economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at the latest yields in Treasurys, as the Japanese yen moves into positive territory
CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his thoughts on investing in Russia. I prefer to invest in American companies that are doing quite well, says Cramer. Also Cramer weighs in on Hertz Global.
The markets are digesting the big gains from last year, says Chris Baggini, Turner Titan Fund. And James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, explains why he thinks "clean economic data" is the next big market event.