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Fixed Income Focus: Curve Reversal...Month-End Auction Review/Preview
Treasuries held mixed gains on the week in late Friday afternoon trading as the long-end led the rally amid good curve flattening flows, particularly during the second half of the week.

Treasury will come to market during the week ahead with an $88.0 billion package of month-end 2-year, 5-year, and 7-year notes. They will hold a $26.0 billion 2-year note auction on Tuesday afternoon, a $34.0 billion 5-year note auction on Wednesday afternoon, and a $28.0 billion 7-year note auction on Thursday afternoon.
Oct  21  
Fixed Income Focus

US Economic Chartbooks
Please see our Economic Week Ahead Chartbook for a discussion of next week's economic releases provided in a visually friendly format that includes graphs, brief descriptions of SMR's forecasts, and links to detailed data previews. If you missed anything from last week, see our Economic Week in Review Chartbook for a look back at the releases with links to full analyses.
Oct  21  

Oxford Economics Weekly Research Highlights
As part of our partnership with Oxford Economics, we are now sharing Oxford Economics’ Weekly Research Highlights. It includes their top research pieces from the past week and a list of other research they published. Click here to view the Weekly Research Highlights from last week
Oct  21  
Weekly Research Highlights

SMRA Beige Book Activity Index Up to 0.91 in October Report
The SMRA Beige Book Activity Index (BBAI) rose to 0.91 in the October report, up from 0.85 in the prior edition. On balance, we find the tone of the report more upbeat, while still reflecting overall temperate growth. Eleven of the 12 Districts report at least some expansion. Conditions were described as growing modestly or "slightly" improved in eight Districts -- Boston, Philadelphia, Cleveland, Richmond, Atlanta, St. Louis, Minneapolis, and Kansas City. Growth was termed "moderate" in three Districts -- Chicago, Dallas, and San Francisco. New York said economic activity was "flat".
Oct  19  
Federal Reserve

The Labor Force Participation Rate by Age Cohort
The participation rate, or the decline in the participation rate has been a much-discussed topic, especially since the end of the recession. In this note, we look at the participation rate by age cohort and also look at the participation rates for men and women in each age cohort.
Oct  19  

Latest Research HERE for Research Window
21 OctTreasury Market Summary For Friday, October 21
21 OctTechnical Intermarket Outlook
21 OctFixed Income Focus: Curve Reversal...Month-End Auction Review/Preview
21 OctEconomic Week Ahead Chartbook - October 24 to October 28
21 OctEconomic Week in Review Chartbook - October 17 to October 21
21 OctOxford Economics Weekly Research Highlights
21 OctPreview--Q3-16 GDP Advance Estimate
21 OctU.S. Monthly Economic Snapshot Table
21 OctCorporate Review - Supply, Spreads, & Activity For Thursday, October 20

Chart of the Day
The OBF & EFF Rates Rise
The OBF & EFF Rates Rise

Monday, 24 Oct
Chicago Fed National Activity Index  Sep   DUE Vs Prev's -0.55
  Markit US Manufacturing PMI  pOct   DUE Vs Prev's 51.5
  Treasury will announce a 4-week bill auction
  Treasury will hold a 3-month and 6-month bill auction
  Freddie Mac will announce reference bills