U.S. Treasury Yield Inversion Prompts Fear of Global Recession

Posted on 08/15/2019


The inverted yield curve occurs when interest rates on short-term bonds are higher than interest rates paid by long-term bonds. Essentially, this yield curve scenario means that investors are more worried about the near-term, so they pile more money into “safer” long-term bond investments. The inverted yield curve is an indicator of economic recessions. Since […]