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Jamie McGeever

Column: Funds lose nerve on higher U.S. yields bet ahead of Fed

9:03am EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. Funds are loading back up on U.S. Treasuries ahead of the Fed's Sept. 22 policy decision, suggesting they are not as confident as they were a few weeks ago that yields are headed higher.

Column: Delicate Fed-Treasury dance keeps bonds in check

Sep 16 2021

ORLANDO, Fla. Delta variants, spending splurges, inflation scares and debt ceilings all threaten to bamboozle U.S. bonds, and yet it's the delicate and often misread dance between the Fed and Treasury that's likely keeping everything in check.

Column: Macro hedge funds pray for volatility to justify inflows

Sep 13 2021

ORLANDO, Fla. Macro hedge funds drew in huge inflows and chalked up stellar returns in the second quarter, but stubbornly low volatility and an eerie calm over financial markets since then suggest they may struggle to maintain that performance for the rest of the year.

COLUMN-Hedge funds in historic double-down on higher U.S. yields: Jamie McGeever

Sep 07 2021

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept 6 Not only are hedge funds ramping up their bets on a higher 10-year U.S. Treasury yield, they are doing so on a historic scale.

REFILE-COLUMN-Hedge funds in historic double-down on higher U.S. yields: Jamie McGeever

Sep 06 2021

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept 6 Not only are hedge funds ramping up their bets on a higher 10-year U.S. Treasury yield, they are doing so on a historic scale.

COLUMN-Fed trapped in Catch-22 situation on inequality, rates: Jamie McGeever

Sep 01 2021

ORLANDO, Fla, Sept 1 The Fed can't win. Its only real route to fighting rising U.S. income inequality – blamed last week for trapping interest rates at ever lower levels – will only exacerbate more egregious wealth gaps.

RPT-COLUMN-Fed's Powell wrongfoots hedge funds on dollar, bonds: Jamie McGeever

Aug 31 2021

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug 30 Hedge funds loaded up on the dollar and sold Treasuries ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's Jackson Hole speech on Friday, anticipating a nod to a bond-buying taper timeline that would push yields and the greenback higher.

COLUMN-Fed's Powell wrongfoots hedge funds on dollar, bonds: Jamie McGeever

Aug 30 2021

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug 30 Hedge funds loaded up on the dollar and sold Treasuries ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's Jackson Hole speech on Friday, anticipating a nod to a bond-buying taper timeline that would push yields and the greenback higher.

RPT-COLUMN-Wall Street boom or bubble? Don't blame it all on the Fed: Jamie McGeever

Aug 26 2021

Aug 26 Wall Street is screeching to yet another all-time high, just as the Fed's Jackson Hole symposium is set to address wealth inequality and the central bank's role in fueling asset price inflation is once again coming under harsh scrutiny.

Column-Wall Street boom or bubble? Don't blame it all on the Fed: Jamie McGeever

Aug 26 2021

Wall Street is screeching to yet another all-time high, just as the Fed's Jackson Hole symposium is set to address wealth inequality and the central bank's role in fueling asset price inflation is once again coming under harsh scrutiny.

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