Archive for January 22nd, 2016

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

January 22, 2016

Central Bank Scene:  Interest rate policy meetings are being held at the Federal Reserve (no press conference to follow), Bank of Japan (where new price and growth forecasts will be unveiled), Reserve Bank of New Zealand, South African Reserve Bank, Bank of Colombia, Bank of Israel, Magyar Nemzeti Bank, and Bank of Russia. Politics:  Portuguese […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Belief that Oil Prices Have Bottomed Grabs Market

January 22, 2016

In this early year of extreme market volatility, movements in oil — mostly downward until now — have dictated the tone in stocks, bonds, currencies and other commodities each day. From as low as $26.19 per barrel (weakest since May 2003) two days ago to as high as 31.04 per barrel today, West Texas Intermediate […] More