US 2 year reaches highest level since March 2020

The US two year yield has pushed to the highest level since March 2020 as the market continued to price in Fed tightenings in 2022.

Two year yield

The two year yield is at the highest level since March 2020

The yield is currently at 0.796%. That is up from the 2021 low at 0.105%. The Fed has indicated that they expect up to 3 tightenings in 2022 which would take the target rate up to 1.00%. A total of 12 of 18 FOMC members saw 3 rate hikes.

The five year yield is up to 1.336%. That’s is short of the November high of 1.378%.

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