Archive for August 29th, 2014

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

August 29, 2014

Next week will be holiday-shortened because of Labor Day observances on Monday in the United States and Canada. Central bank policy meetings will be held in the U.K., Euroland, Japan, Brazil, Poland, Mexico, Romania, Sweden, and Canada.  The Fed Beige Book gets published on Wednesday, and BOJ minutes will be released Friday.  Mester, Plosser and […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

End of August Brings a Ton of Released Data

August 29, 2014

The dollar is unchanged overnight against the euro, sterling and yuan.  The greenback gained 0.2% versus the yen and Australian dollar and 0.1% vis-a-vis the kiwi, while losing 0.2% to the loonie and 0.1% against the Swiss franc. The price of gold has slid 0.3% to $1,286.0 per ounce despite additional military gains by pro-Russian […] More