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  1. Investors Cause Yield Curve to Invert

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    September 4, 2017 by Ivan V. Sichkar

    On one side, the Fed pushes short-term yields higher. On the other side, strong demand from investors pushes long-term yields lower. Investors may demand more long-term US government bonds in the coming years causing the yield curve to turn negative or to invert

  2. Fed Makes Yield Curve Look Flat

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    August 25, 2017 by Ivan V. Sichkar

    The yield curve is likely to continue to flatten. The Fed has a strong control over the short term rates through its FOMC policies: setting the federal funds rate and by purchasing US treasuries. The long-term yields are out of the Fed’s control

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