The entire fixed income complex, from corporates to mortgage backed to benchmark Treasuries, went through a shock in 2008 and has not recovered. What will it take to fix the broken bond market?

For smart investors watching the gold-Dow ratio rather than mainstream media headlines, this is an exciting time to be a precious metals investor.

Not raising rates took many by surprise. After all, our economy is plugging along and rates have never been held this low for so long, etc., etc. I am sure there is some sound concern regarding what is going on in China and elsewhere, as there should be, as a justification for not raising them. But is there more here than meets the eye?
Mutual funds and exchange-traded funds will be required to create new programs to better manage their liquidity, under a plan unveiled by U.S. securities regulators on Tuesday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet U.S. tech titans and tour Boeing Co's biggest factory and Microsoft Corp's sprawling campus near Seattle this week as he kicks off a U.S. visit that also includes a black-tie state dinner at the White House hosted by President Barack Obama.
Predictive analytics from historical price patterns.

So Janet Yellen and the rest of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors voting members decided

The markets opened up more than 100 points in the first hour of trading as investors seem content to wait out the markets this week ahead of the Federal Reserve's September FOMC meeting, where the central bank will decide whether it will hike interest rates for the first time since 2006.

The markets opened down more than 40 points in the first hour of trading as traders prepare for Wednesday’s Fed Open Marke

Global shares rose on Wednesday, led by an 8% surge in Japanese stocks, helping lift the dollar as the prospect of more economic stimulus from China soothed investors rattled by recent market turmoil.