Archive for October 28th, 2015

Central Bank Watch

Swedish Quantitative Monetary Stimulus Augmented

October 28, 2015

Economic activity in Sweden is strengthening and inflation is showing a clear upward trend. But there is still considerable uncertainty regarding the strength of the global economy and central banks abroad are expected to pursue an expansionary monetary policy for a longer time. Compared with the previous assessment, inflation is expected to be a little […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Dollar Mixed Ahead of FOMC Statement

October 28, 2015

The dollar is down 0.3% against the euro and loonie and 0.1% relative to the yen, but the U.S. currency has also risen by 0.7% against the Aussie dollar, 0.5% vis-a-vis the kiwi and 0.1% against the yuan. ¬†Sterling is steady. Japan’s Nikkei rose 0.7% but elsewhere in the Pacific Rim stocks dropped by 1.9% […] More