Archive for August 2nd, 2019

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week’s Menu of Data Releases and Other Things to Note

August 2, 2019

Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews in Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, India, Serbia, Romania, Peru and the Philippines. A summary of last week’s BOJ meeting and the Reserve Bank of Australia’s quarterly Monetary Policy Statement will be published. Bullard and Evans of the Fed, Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Lowe, and ECB Governing Council member Coeure […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Trade Tensions Trigger Stampede Out of Risk

August 2, 2019

U.S.-China trade talks do not appear to be going well, and U.S. June trade data didn’t help investor confidence that the problem may get resolved. Stock markets and sovereign debt yields tumbled around the world, as investors ran from riskier assets. Among currencies, traditional safe havens like the yen (up 0.8% against the dollar overnight) […] More