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Yellen in Ohio
There’s an argument that chasing the US dollar (EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDJPY) on hopes of further Fed tightening isn’t a strategy that has recently borne fruit. Nevertheless, traders will likely be paying close attention to Fed Chair Janet Yellen when she speaks in Ohio on Tuesday at a lunch event at the 59th annual meeting of[…]
Does UK Retail Sales Spike Mean Rate Hike Is In The Bag?
While, at the time of writing, no one can yet be precisely sure what British Prime Minister Theresa May will unveil in Florence on Friday, or the reaction to it, there seems a growing likelihood that the Bank of England (BOE) will raise rates sooner rather than later. Setting aside the fact that another failure[…]
They’re Changing the Guard at the BOJ
“It’s important for Japan to reach a stage where inflation rises above 2 per cent and stabilizes at that level,” Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on September 13. “The government expects the Bank of Japan (BOJ) to continue efforts to meet the target.” With the BOJ’s latest two-day policy meeting finishing on Thursday, some[…]