Archive for May 17th, 2019

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

May 17, 2019

Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews are scheduled in Iceland, Israel and South Africa. Minutes of prior meeting to be published by the Federal Reserve, European Central Bank and Reserve Bank of Australia. Fed officials speaking publicly next week include Chairman Powell and Barkin, Daly, Kaplan, Bostic, Bullard, Evans and Rosengren. Draghi and Praet of the […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

U.S.-Sino Trade Tensions and U.K. Tory-Labor Brexit Talks Take a Turn for the Worse

May 17, 2019

Chinese officials poured cold water on hopes that trade tensions with the United States might de-escalate. In reaction, China’s stock market tumbled 2.5%, and the yuan fell 0.4% against the dollar. Share prices also dropped 1.5% in Hong Kong, 1.3% in India, 1.2% in Indonesia, 0.9% in Taiwan, 0.6% in South Korea and 0.8% in […] More