Archive for May 15th, 2017

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Dollar Not Reacting Excessively to U.S. Political Instability

May 15, 2017

Not in decades has “Watergate” been so often cited in the news as a base of comparison for judging current events. Forty-five years separate the Trump Presidency from the criminal break-in to Democratic Party headquarters on June 17, 1972. This wide expanse of time is as great as Watergate was from the roaring 20s and […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Commodity Prices Strengthen, Dollar and Yen Fall

May 15, 2017

Over the weekend, Saudi Arabia and Russia agreed to extend their previously negotiated oil production cut to the end of the first quarter of next year. Finance ministers and central bank chiefs releases a statement after two days of talks in Bari, Italy. See review. IT made some progress combating Friday’s global cyber attack, but tens of […] More