Stronger Dollar, Weaker Bonds and Stocks Ahead of FOMC Minutes

August 21, 2013

Investors hope to get fresh insights into what the FOMC might announce next month on QE3 from minutes of the prior FOMC meeting, which get published at 18:00 GMT today. Meantime, the dollar has risen 0.6% against the kiwi, 0.5% versus the Australian dollar, 0.3% relative to the loonie and 0.2% against the yen, euro […] More

Stocks Down on a Busy Tuesday

April 12, 2011

Equities fell 1.7% in Japan and Taiwan, 1.5% in Australia, 1.6% in South Korea, 1.3% in Hong Kong, 1.2% in Malaysia, 0.7% in Indonesia, Singapore and the Philippines, and 1.0% in India.  In Europe, the Paris Cac, German Dax and British Ftse have lost 1.1%, 1.0% and 0.9% so far. The dollar is mixed, with […] More