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Welcome to the updated Curve Advisor web site.

Below are some recent (1+ week delayed) macro and micro commentaries from the CA Newsletter.

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Inverted Yield Curve

July 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Some of the FOMC members have been saying they don’t want to invert the yield curve, but sections of the ED yield curve have already inverted.  For the past few weeks, EDH0-H1 spread through EDZ0-Z1 [...]

A Caveman’s View of Bitcoin

January 28th, 2018|0 Comments

I’m not claiming to be any kind of Bitcoin expert.  I don’t know much… after all, I’ve been trapped in a block of ice all these years[1].  In particular, I have no idea how Bitcoin [...]

Macro Views

Scenarios

June 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Whenever I have a hard time with macro views because of news uncertainty, I like thinking about scenarios.  Most people think only about the current yield curve, but you can also look at the conditional [...]

Game Night and Wages

June 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Every now and then, we’ll have Game Night with some good friends of ours.  One friend works at one of the largest companies in the US, and the other works in a small multinational firm.  [...]

Micro Views

Surprising Central Banks and the Curve

June 17th, 2018|0 Comments

After a number of snoozer central bank meetings, we had several surprises from the Fed and ECB.  These surprises have caused a number of minor regime changes on how some local parts of the ED [...]

Fed Meeting Thoughts

June 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Next week’s Fed meeting could be important to gauge their thinking in the midst of various uncertainties – trade (tariffs) and the effect of the recent tax stimulus.  Here are some things I’ll be looking [...]

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The Basics

Coming soon… various topics of interest for beginners, including why NOT to trade futures.

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Curve Advisor View

Find selected delayed excerpts from the CA Newsletter and CA Forums.  Additional new content will be added in the coming weeks.

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CA Positions

See some of our favorite trades from past quarters.  I may start posting an occasional CURRENT trade in the near future.

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CA on the Chicago Merc

Check out our educational multi-part series on curvature trading applications on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange web site.

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Interest Rate Forum

The CA Forum discusses various topics related to trading short term interest rate futures. If there is something you want to discuss or ask, this is the place to get answers.

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Value on the Curve

See a list of where I see value on the Eurodollar curve, with a 1+ week delay.
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