Archive for February 19th, 2016

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

February 19, 2016

Central Bank Activity:  Interest rate policy meetings in Israel, Hungary, and Turkey.  Officials speaking in public:  Debelle of Reserve Bank of Australia; Praet, Nouy and Lauteuschlager of the ECB; Kiuchi of Bank of Japan; Jordan of the Swiss National Bank; Bullard, Lockhart and Williams of the Federal Reserve; and Schembri of the Bank of Canada. […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Friday Down-Note to End an Up Week

February 19, 2016

Stock markets and sovereign debt yields overnight followed oil lower. West Texas Intermediate crude oil fell 1.8% to $30.23 per barrel. Ten-year British gilts, German bunds, and Japanese JGB yields dropped by six, two and one basis points. The Japanese Nikkei-225 slumped 1.4%, slipping back under the 16K level. Elsewhere in the Pacific Basin, share […] More