Archive for January 31st, 2020

Deeper Analysis

January 2020 in Figures

January 31, 2020

The month of January presents another recent example of a time when key dollar pairs against the euro, yen, Swiss franc or sterling hardly moved on balance even as other financial markets underwent big changes. It was a month subjected to big distortions toward the end in the face of China’s rapidly spreading health crisis. […] More

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week’s Menu: February 1-7, 2020

January 31, 2020

Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews scheduled in Australia, Poland, Russia, India, Thailand, Iceland, Brazil, Romania, and the Czech Republic. The Reserve Bank of Australia will publish its quarterly Monetary Policy Statement. Masai and Wakatabe of the Bank of Japan, Wilkins of the Bank of Canada, Atlanta Fed President Bostic, and Governor Lowe of the Reserve […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Another Wave of Coronavirus-Related Risk Aversion to End Month of January

January 31, 2020

Near to noontime in New York, the DOW, S&P 500 and Canadian TSE indices shows losses of 1.2%, 1.1%, and 0.9% in North American trading. Earlier, stocks fell 1.9% in Indonesia, 1.4% in South Korea, 0.9% in Malaysia, and 0.5% in Hong Kong and India. China’s market continues to stay shut. In Europe, the British […] More