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In Greenspan conundrum redux, odds are on bond traders' side

They are signalling there's little reason long-term Treasury yields can't, and won't, stay depressed

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Mr Dudley said "it would be appropriate to choose a more aggressive path of monetary policy normalisation".

New York

THE Federal Reserve faces another bond-market conundrum as it prepares to raise interest rates.

Policymakers including New York Fed president William Dudley are suggesting there's something wrong with debt yields that aren't climbing as the economy recovers. Yet, traders