Archive for February 5th, 2016

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

February 5, 2016

Highlights:  Janet Yellen semi-annual Humphrey-Hawkins testimony.  Release of Eurozone GDP,  U.S. retail sales, British industrial output, and Japanese current account. Central Bank Watch:  Fed Chair Yellen testifies Wednesday before the House Financial Services Committee and on Thursday to the Senate Banking Committee.  The Fed releases the monthly labor market conditions index.  Interest rate policy meetings […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Mark Time March Ahead of U.S. Jobs Report

February 5, 2016

In a week that’s seen the dollar drop its most in several years, the U.S. currency shows scant net change overnight, dipping 0.1% versus the loonie, Swissie and kiwi while edging 0.1% higher against the yen, euro and Aussie dollar.  The greenback has gained 0.2% relative to sterling and is unchanged versus the yuan. Equities […] More