Archive for December 14th, 2018

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

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December 14, 2018

As officials and the private sector rush to get the month’s work done before yearend holidays, the third week of December tends to be crowded with activity, and 2018 is no exception. Central Banks: Central bank policy reviews in the United States, Japan, the U.K., Sweden, Indonesia, Hungary, Taiwan, Thailand, Mexico, Colombia, and the Czech […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Weak Data Intensify Investor Flight from Risky Assets

December 14, 2018

Equities fell 2.0% in Japan, 1.9% in Hong Kong, 1.5% in China, 1.3% in New Zealand and South Korea, 1.1% in Australia and Singapore, and 0.9% in Taiwan. Share prices are also down 1.0% in the U.S. and Switzerland, 0.8% in France, 0.7% in Italy, and 0.6% in Canada and Germany. The flight to safety […] More