Archive for April 10th, 2015

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

April 10, 2015

A busy week lies ahead both from a central bank activity and data release standpoint. Central Bank Watch:  Monetary policy meetings are scheduled in the eurozone, Canada, Poland, Indonesia, and Chile.  The Federal Reserve Beige Book, Bank of Canada’s Monetary Policy Report, and Bank of Japan minutes from the Board meeting of March 16-17 will […] More

Central Bank Watch

Central Reserve Bank of Peru

April 10, 2015

Peru’s monetary policy interest rate had been cut by 25 basis points to 3.25% in January, and reserve requirements were reduced by 50 basis points each at the January, February and March meetings of the central bank Board.  At April’s meeting, the key interest rate, which had also been cut by 25 bps each in […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Dollar, Yen, Equities and Gold Strengthen while Oil Declines

April 10, 2015

The dollar dipped 0.2% against the yen but otherwise shows gains of 0.7% against the euro and sterling, 0.4% relative to the Swissie and Australian dollar, 0.3% vis-a-vis the loonie and kiwi and 0.1% against the yuan. Share prices have risen 1.9% in China, 1.2% in Hong Kong, 1.4% in South Korea, 0.5% in Taiwan, […] More