Week in Review 9/18/2020

Most major equity indices saw a risk off week. S & P 500 posted mid week gains that evaporated by Friday. Federal Reserves announces low rate environment until 2023.

In the US, jobless claims dropped by 24k to 860,000.

Benchmark Treasuries yields increase on the week.

Dollar indices down on week but bullish momentum still in the mix.

Real estate loan levels still on a declining path.

FED CB Swap Asset levels decline but Treasury and MBS purchases continue to increase. FED foreign assets holding steady. Overall, assets continue to ramp back up since the summer low in July.

Big week in agricultural commodities.

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