Monthly Archives: June 2014

Barrons: ‘No Exit from Bond Funds?’

Barrons columnist Randall Forsyth is writing this week about an intriguing – and somewhat scary – proposal: That the Federal Reserve is considering placing exit fees on bond mutual funds to prevent a potential run when interest rates rise. Here … Continue reading

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30-year TIPS reopening auctions with yield of 1.116%

The Treasury just posted that CUSIP 912810RF7 reopened with a yield to maturity of 1.116%, slightly higher than the market rate earlier this morning. This is a 29-year 8-month TIPS with a coupon rate of 1.375%. Because the yield is … Continue reading

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