Archive for April 13th, 2009

Currency Markets in the News

Expected Rates of Economic Expansion

April 13, 2009

A monthly survey of forecasters compiled by The Economist provides a handy comparison of consensus market expectations of economic growth across a variety of advanced economies.  Results of the latest survey published in the latest issue showed downward revisions to projected 2009 GDP growth for all 13 national economies covered and the euro area as […] More

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New Overnight Developments Abroad: Easter Monday

April 13, 2009

Don’t expect much today as many markets remain shut for Easter Monday, including Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Thailand Argentina, and most of both Western and Eastern Europe.  Markets that will be open include the United States, Russia, Japan, China, and Mexico. The Nikkei dipped 0.4%, but most open Asian bourses closed higher, some […] More