Archive for June 30th, 2017

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Is It Time to Push Back Against Coming Inflation?

June 30, 2017

Fixed income sovereign debt yields have been rising. The Federal Reserve has already raised the federal funds rate four times and is promising more increases as well as separate actions to begin trimming its $4.5 trillion balance sheet. ECB President drew attention after observing that forces of reflation are displacing forces of deflation, and a […] More

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

June 30, 2017

Central Banks: Monetary policy meetings in Australia, Thailand, Ukraine, Poland and Romania. FOMC minutes, ECB Account (like minutes), and the Bank of Japan quarterly Tankan survey of businesses will be published. Powell and Bullard are two of the Federal Reserve officials who’ll speak publicly. Holidays: Canada Day to be observed Monday. U.S. Treasury market closes […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Big Day for Data, Dollar and Stocks Mixed

June 30, 2017

It’s the end of the month, end of the quarter, middle of the year and the eve of a long U.S. holiday weekend. That means a flood of data are getting released. For many organizations, its the end of a fiscal year. Stocks fell in the Pacific Rim but are recovering in Europe. Share prices […] More