June 20, 2022 17:09 GMT
US Tsy futures finished lower on exceptionally light volumes Monday: TYU2 only 45k since after the open to 210k at the moment, GLOBEX electronic trade suspended, will re-open at 1800ET.
- No economic data or significant headline risk as cash rates and stock exchanges closed in observance of Juneteenth holiday.
- StL Fed Pres Bullard is discussing interest rates and inflation to the AXA-Barcelona School of Economics at the moment, Q&A forthcoming. "Inflation in the U.S. is far above target and is at levels last seen in the 1970s and early 1980s. This situation is risking the Fed’s credibility with respect to its inflation target," Bullard said, adding "U.S. inflation expectations could become unmoored without credible Fed action."
- US 30Y Bond futures have inched off midday lows, USU2 -18 at 134-03.
- Otherwise, no obvious headline driver weighing on rates, hard to call the move risk-on though SPX emini equity futures holding near session highs, ESU2 +40.0 3715.75.