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Is Oz Flirting with Forward Guidance?



The Reserve Bank of Australia must be feeling pressure to provide financial markets with explicit forward guidance on the long-term direction of its interest rate strategy. These days, with central banks all over the world providing markets with forward guidance on rates in an effort to shape…

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The Endless Battle Between Bonds, Interest Rates, and Your Portfolio



There’s been a lot of rumbling in the news lately about the bond market. With interest rates recently bouncing off of historic lows, the economic community is in general consensus that the end of a more than 30-year bull market for bonds is near. While no one can predict the future of any…

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