Market Update: Treasuries and the Fiscal Cliff

 

Equities fell immediately following the election, but how have treasuries fared?  Today Jim Iuorio of TJM Institutional Services joins Jack to examine the trends in interest rate markets. Iuorio says investors are seeking security in 30-year treasuries following the drop in equities and the approaching fiscal cliff, but it’s not yet clear if that will be a long-term trend.

 

Debbie Carlson has focused on commodities for much of her writing career. She spent more than a decade at Dow Jones covering the Chicago-based futures exchanges. As a Dow Jones editor, she worked closely with The Wall Street Journal and Barron's in planning commodities coverage.

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