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History was made on August 14, 2019, with the recording of the lowest closing yield (2.02%), on the 30-year U.S. Treasury since regular auctions began in 1977. The previous lowest closing yield (2.099%) was recorded on July 8, 2016. Read more
In one of the most anticipated meeting outcomes in recent memory, the Federal Reserve lowered the Federal Funds rate today by 25 basis points (bps) to 2.00% - 2.25% and left the door open for further cuts this year. This is the first move lower in... Read more
The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) held rates steady today, leaving the fed funds rate at 2.25% - 2.50%, but left the door open for possible rate cuts later this year. In acknowledging that economic growth is slowing, the Fed dropped the word... Read more
The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announced today that it is increasing the range on the federal funds rate to (2.25% - 2.50%) from (2.00% - 2.25%). This is the fourth and final hike in 2018 and the ninth since they began normalizing rates in... Read more
The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announced today that it is increasing the range on the federal funds rate to (2.00% - 2.25%) from (1.75% - 2.00%). This is the third hike in 2018 and the eighth since they began normalizing rates in 2015.... Read more
The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announced today that it is increasing the range on the federal funds rate to (1.50% - 1.75%) from (1.25% - 1.50%) with no dissents. Read more

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