Archive for August 23rd, 2013

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

August 23, 2013

Central banks hold policy meetings next week in Israel, Brazil and Hungary.  Bank of England Governor Carney testifies before parliament, and Lacker, Bullard, and Williams are among the Fed officials speaking publicly. Many countries will be reporting producer price figures such as Spain, Sweden, Greece, Finland, Canada, Iceland, Singapore, Brazil, South Africa, Austria, Cyprus, and […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Revised German and British 2Q GDP Data Released

August 23, 2013

In a pretty nondescript summer Friday, the main development has been an upward revision of U.K. GDP growth of a 0.1 percentage point.  Such went up by 0.7% between the first and second quarters and was 1.5% greater than in the second quarter of 2012.  Quarter-over-quarter gains amounted to 0.4% in personal consumption, 0.9% in […] More