U.S. Treasury yields rose on Friday morning, as investors weighed up the slew of key economic data that came out throughout the week. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note climbed by more than 2 basis points to 1.544% at 4 a.m. ET. The yield on the 30-year Treasury […]

The 10-year U.S. Treasury yield topped 1.61% early on Monday, as investors seem convinced that the Federal Reserve will soon look to taper its asset purchases, despite weaker employment data last week. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose less than a basis point to 1.612% at 3:30 […]

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with U.S. President Joe Biden at Villa La Grange in Geneva, Switzerland June 16, 2021. SPUTNIK | via REUTERS Love him or loathe him, there’s no doubt that Russian President Vladimir Putin has been instrumental in keeping Russia firmly on the global geopolitical […]