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The Inflation Boogeyman is Coming For You

Last Week: Interest rates rose, and equities declined as inflation fears intensified. Upbeat purchasing managers’ indices and record-low jobless claims, combined with the recent solid uptick in US wage inflation, cemented fears that higher interest rates are indeed here to stay and are likely to rise even further. Yields on US 10-year Treasuries rose to […]