Archive for September 10th, 2015

Central Bank Watch

Bank of England

September 10, 2015

The Monetary Policy Committee left Its 0.50% Bank Rate as is by a vote of 8-1 and unanimously voted not to change the GBP 375 billion ceiling on the Asset Purchase Program.  The interest rate has been 0.50% since March 20009, and the last change of the APP was made in July 2012 and completed […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Continuing Risk Aversion after Poor U.S. Performance Yesterday

September 10, 2015

Stocks fell 1.4% in China and Singapore, 2.2% in Hong Kong, 2.5% in Japan, 0.4% in India, 0.2% in Taiwan and 0.1% in New Zealand and Indonesia. In Europe, equities are down 1.0% in Spain, 0.6% in France and Italy, 0.3% in Germany and the U.K., and 0.2% in Switzerland. The main currency development overnight […] More