Entries filed under 'Inflation'

    Will the Inflation Force Awaken?

    April 1, 2016 2:15 PM by Timothy Paulson

    Investors should take note that the aggressive efforts by central banks worldwide to spark growth could instead rouse inflation from its dormancy.

    Never mind the old saying about how March comes “in like a lion, out like a lamb.” For the world’s central bankers this year, March was the month of the dove. 

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    Is Inflation Ready for Its Own "Liftoff"?

    June 9, 2015 4:05 PM by Timothy Paulson

    Greater-than-expected increases in certain price measures have roiled bond markets in the U.S. and elsewhere.

    Inflation is starting to make waves again in fixed-income markets. But this time, the action started outside the United States. A report released by the German Federal Statistical Office on June 1 said that the country’s overall consumer price index is expected to rise to a year-over-year rate of 0.7% in May.  

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