Global Economy Showing Signs of Stabilization

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

After a chaotic first quarter, the global economy is showing signs of stabilization.

Market Comment

Friday, January 2, 2015

Treasuries had their best annual performance since 2011 as global turmoil and low U.S. inflation supported prices even while the economy improved and the Federal Reserve signaled it’s on track to raise interest rates in 2015. The yield curve continues to flatten, demotivating investors to push out investment duration. The gap between 2-and 30-year treasury yield is 1.75%, a six-year low.

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Thursday, January 2, 2014

Many larger banks are urging their institutional and corporate customers to reduce deposit levels or face fee increases. Banks are citing regulations that take effect January 1 making the additional fees necessary. In an effort to prevent a banking crisis regulators are requiring banks to set aside a larger portion of high quality assets that could be converted into cash during a crisis to cover a projected flight of deposits over a 30 day period.

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