Description:Â Treasuries climbed in May, lowering 10-year yields the most since the Federal Reserve dropped interest rates to a record low in December 2008 to spur the economy, on speculation efforts to contain Europeâ€™s debt crisis will slow the global economic recovery.
Questions for discussion:Â
- Explain the reasons for the fall in 10-year treasuries.
- What does this fall suggest about current and future economic conditions?
- What advice would you present to investors in this environment?
- What advice would you present to corporate financial planners?