Australia CPI

Paused Rise of Dollar and Sovereign Debt Yields but Commodity Rally Continued Overnight

April 24, 2018

The dollar slipped overnight by 0.2% against the Aussie dollar and sterling and 0.1% versus the euro. The kiwi and yen fell 0.3%, while the loonie is flat. The ten-year Treasury yield eased back a basis point and, at 2.97%, remains below the key 3.0% threshold. Ten-year German bund, British gilt and Japanese JGB yields […] More

Sentiment Up Ahead of FOMC on Japanese Fiscal Indication and Apple’s 2Q Earnings

July 27, 2016

The FOMC will release a policy statement at 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT). ¬†No rate hike is expected. Japanese Prime Minister Abe quantified the coming fiscal stimulus at a greater-than-expected JPY 28 trillion, or roughly $265 billion. ¬†However, it seems that only about half the total will involve “real money,” that is actual government deficit spending. […] More

Dollar and Bond Yields Up, Stocks Down

October 27, 2010

The dollar advanced 1.3% against the Australian dollar, 0.4% versus the Canadian and New Zealand dollars, 0.3% relative to the Chinese yuan, and 0.2% against the euro and Swiss franc.  The dollar is unchanged against sterling and the yen. Ten-year sovereign bond yields have climbed five basis points in Japan and Germany and four basis […] More

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