Archive for September 28th, 2021

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Brief Dollar Outlook Update

September 28, 2021

The eleven-week hiatus since the previous currency market essay in this space partly reflects the summer season, when day-to-day market action tends to be less representative of underlying fundamentals. The length of time without a currency essay also was justified by a secular trend toward lessening dollar volatility, which had been a major theme highlighted […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Rising Energy Prices Lift Long-Term Interest Rates, Which in Turn Depresses Equities but Boost Dollar

September 28, 2021

Ten-year sovereign debt yields jumped overnight by seven basis points in the U.K. and Italy, 5 basis points in Greece, 4 bps in France and Spain, three basis points in the U.S. and Germany and two bps in Japan. Nasdaq and S&P stock futures were down 1.3% and 0.7% with about an hour to go […] More