Archive for August 10th, 2014

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

August 10, 2014

Central bank policy meetings are scheduled in the coming week in South Korea, Indonesia and Chile.  The Bank of England will be publishing its quarterly Inflation Report.  The ECB releases its monthly Bulletin.  The Bank of Japan publishes its monthly economic assessment and minutes of a prior meeting.  N.Y. Fed President Dudley and Boston Fed […] More

Central Bank Watch

Bank of Japan Keeps Status Quo

August 10, 2014

The Bank of Japan Board met last Thursday and Friday for a total of five hours 22 minutes and released a statement that retained policy settings.  Since early April 2014, the interest rate has been confined to 0-0.1% and the BOJ has been buying long-term assets, mostly JGBs, to grow the monetary base by JPY […] More