Archive for August 19th, 2021

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week’s Menu: August 21 – 27, 2021

August 19, 2021

Central Banks: Monetary policies will be reviewed in Iceland, Poland, Hungary, South Korea, and Israel. Special Event: The Kansas City Fed’s annual central banking symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming runs from August 26th through 28th. Scheduled U.S. Data Releases: Quarterly GDP. Monthly personal income, spending and PCE price deflator, Kansas City Fed and Richmond Fed […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Divergent Trends Continue in Equities (Down) and the Dollar (Up)

August 19, 2021

Equity markets on Thursday tumbled 2.7% in Taiwan, 2.1% in Indonesia and Hong Kong, 1.9% in South Korea, 1.4% in Singapore, 1.1% in Japan but just 0.6% in China and 0.5% in Australia. In Europe thus far, share prices are down over 2.0% in Germany and France and by more than 1.5% in the U.K. […] More