Monthly Archives: April 2010

Federal Reserve Board approves …

… amendments to Regulation D authorizing Reserve Banks to offer term deposits. QUICK TAKEAWAY – bullish/curve flattening implications of a Fed that will continue to be transparent and AHEAD of curve, tackling inflation if and when … This is but … Continue reading

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Data GOOD (?)… Tsy Trading Range BETTER …

First, some thoughts from Fitch on Commercial Real Estate that more than likely got lost in the euphoria of Confidence and Chicago PMI: Fitch U.S. CMBS Newsletter: 1Q’10 Defaults Surpass 8% 30 Apr 2010 9:45 AM (EDT) ¬†Fitch Ratings-New York-30 … Continue reading

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Friday – April 30th, 2010

Spain’s Unemployment Rate Exceeds 20%, Complicating Efforts to Cut Deficit: Bloomy BOJ Pledges to Help Banks Lend as Data Show Deflation Still Plagues Japan: Bloomy Talks with Greece Could End Saturday: EU Official/CNBC/Reuters More Homeowners Consider Strategic Defaults: WSJ Well … Continue reading

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