Posts tagged ‘Federal Reserve’

Markets Rally with Relief – Reaction to March FOMC Minutes (Video)



Back in March, I commented on the bond market’s reaction to comments made by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen following the March 18-19 Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, Fed Said Higher Rates Ahead – How Will Bonds Respond? The formal meeting minutes were released Wednesday (April…

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Fed Said Higher Rates Ahead – How Will Bonds Respond?



Quite the first Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting for Fed Chair Yellen (her preferred title)! What was expected to be a do-no-harm, uneventful (and frankly boring) augural FOMC meeting to kick off her tenure quickly turned into a free-for-all at the front end (1-5 years) of the interest…

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