This Indicator Hits Level Not Seen Since Recession

The TED spread has our attention. With the market pricing in a drastic sudden increase in counterparty risk, the TED rose by 6 bps two weeks ago and by another 11 bps last week to 69, surpassing the 2011 spike and moving to levels we haven't seen since May 2009. 

 

This Indicator Hits Level Not Seen Since Recession - ted spread 9 26

 

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