Monthly Archives: December 2015

5-year TIPS reopening auctions with a real yield of 0.472%, highest in 5 years

A reopening auction today of a 5-year TIPS generated a real yield of 0.472%, the highest for any 4- to 5- year TIPS auction since April 2010. This is CUSIP 912828K33, with a coupon rate of 0.125% and a maturity … Continue reading

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The Federal Reserve makes its move; what does this mean for TIPS?

For the first time since December 2008, the Federal Reserve is raising its Federal Funds Rate from zero to a range of 0.25% to 0.50%. If you like, you can read the Fed’s press release detailing its thoughts on the … Continue reading

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