Fixed Income

Central banks must raise interest rates if they want to remain independent.
I incorrectly believed we may have a quiet day in TLT. So much for that.
Companies with cash can use it to expand the business or buy back shares.
You should be skeptical of data that is more volatile than the fundamentals suggest it should be.
The U.K. looks set to go on a borrowing binge, and that's not good for investors.

Delta Is Ready to Fly Higher Real Money Pro($)

The chart is just breaking out on good turnover.
A put on TLT could be a good way to play the trend.
Higher rates increase the spread between what banks pay for deposits and what they charge to lend.
U.S. companies issue more debt in euros, but will London still be allowed to clear transactions?
Here is how I'm positioned for the 4 most likely outcomes of next week's meeting.


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