By Mark Heppenstall | March 19, 2015
The current Barclays approach to include uninvestable securities in the Aggregate Index has, in effect, created a short squeeze in the Agency MBS market.
By David O'Malley | March 9, 2015
The markets reacted sharply on Friday to the stronger than expected payroll number, with stocks selling off, bond yields rising and the U.S. dollar strengthening.
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