Archive for August 15th, 2014

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

August 15, 2014

For central bank junkies, next Friday is the first day of the Jackson Hole central banker symposium, which is sponsored each year by the Kansas City Fed in late August.  Market-moving news has often emerged from this gathering of the who’s who in central banking.  Minutes from previous meetings of the Bank of England, Reserve […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Market Focus Shifts to North America

August 15, 2014

Attention earlier in the week had been mostly on the weak GDP data reported in Japan and Continental Europe, but today it’s on a slew of released North American statistic, racial unrest in Ferguson, Missouri and President Obama’s response to such. The dollar fell overnight by 0.4% against the Canadian dollar, 0.2% versus the euro […] More