TREASURIES-Yields move higher after U.S. manufacturing data

09/01/2020

(Recasts, updates yields, adds analyst comments) By Karen Pierog CHICAGO, Sept 1 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury yields ticked higher on Tuesday after data showed the country’s manufacturing activity accelerated to a more than 1-1/2 year high in August. The benchmark 10-year yield was last up […]

US dollar dumped on Fed's new inflation policy

09/01/2020

TOKYO (REUTERS) – The US dollar fell toward multi-year lows against most major currencies on Tuesday (Sept 1) as the Federal Reserve’s new policy framework continued to fuel bets that US interest rates will stay lower for longer than other countries. The Australian dollar held […]

TREASURIES-Longer-term yields higher as Fed gives more framework details

08/28/2020

(Updates with market activity, analyst comment on Fed impact) By Ross Kerber Aug 28 (Reuters) – Longer-term U.S. Treasury yields rose on Friday as U.S. Federal Reserve officials fleshed out the central bank’s new approach to inflation, while investors rebalanced intermediate-dated debt following large auctions […]