Archive for November 3rd, 2012

Deeper Analysis

October in Figures

November 3, 2012

The 10-year minus 3-month yield curve flattened last month.  Ahead of the election in early November, U.S. equities performed worse than stocks in other countries.  The yen and Canadian dollar underperformed other major currencies, and the yuan strengthened for a second straight month.  Oil and gold prices each declined in October. 10-Yr Yield 09/28/12 10/31/12 […] More

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

November 3, 2012

U.S. presidential, congressional and key state and local elections will be held Tuesday. Group of Twenty finance ministers and central bank chiefs meet November 4-5 in Mexico City. The Greek parliament will try to finalize and approve austerity measures and other reforms, a necessary condition to receive further aid. There are many central bank interest […] More