Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week’s Menu: October 16 – 22, 2021

October 14, 2021

Central Banks: Monetary policy reviews are scheduled next week in Indonesia, Turkey, Ukraine, Hungary, and Russia. Also, the People’s Bank of China will set its loan prime rates for the coming month, and the Federal Reserve Beige Book and minutes of the last Reserve Bank of Australia policy meeting will be published. RBA Governor Lowe […] More

Next Week’s Menu: October 9 – 15, 2021

October 8, 2021

Central Banks: Monetary policies will be reviewed in South Korea, Sri Lanka, and Chile. FOMC minutes will be published. We’ve also entered a window when President Biden will be revealing his nomination for Fed Chair-person. It could be another 4-year term for Jerome Powell, whose current term ends in January, or somebody else. Four years […] More

Next Week’s Menu: October 2 – 8, 2021

October 1, 2021

Central Banks: Monetary policies will be reviewed next week in New Zealand, Australia, Iceland, Israel, India, Poland, Serbia, and Romania. Event and Holidays: The Eurogroup monthly meeting is on Monday. Labor Day in Australia is on Monday. Continuing observance of the anniversary of the Chinese Communist Revolution in 1949 runs through Thursday in China and […] More

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

Next Week’s Menu: September 25 – October 1, 2021

September 24, 2021

Central Banks: Monetary policies will be reviewed Thailand, Mexico, Colombia and the Czech Republic. The Bank of Japan publishes its quarterly Tankan corporate survey and also a summary of the September 20-21 Board meeting and minutes from its penultimate policy meeting. Federal Reserve Bank of NY District President Williams speaks publicly. Event and Holidays: The […] More

Next Week’s Menu: September 18 – 24, 2021

September 17, 2021

Central Banks: Monetary policies will be reviewed in the United States, Japan, U.K., South Africa, taiwan, China, Switzerland, Indonesia, Sweden, Hungary, Norway, Turkey and the Philippines. Fed Chairman Powell, BOJ Governor Kuroda, RBA Assistant Governor Bullock, and Governor Bailey and MPC member Tenreyro of the Bank of England are some of the central bankers who […] More

Next Week’s Menu: September 11 – 17, 2021

September 10, 2021

Event and Holiday: EU Finance Ministers meeting on Monday and Mexican Independence Day on Thursday. Scheduled U.S. Data Releases: Consumer prices, retail sales, industrial production, capacity usage, small business sentiment, monthly federal deficit, real wage earnings, import prices, Philly Fed and Empire State manufacturing surveys, Treasury-compiled capital flows and U. Michigan/Reuters consumer sentiment index. Weekly […] More

Next Week’s Menu: September 4 – 10, 2021

September 3, 2021

Central Banks: Monetary policies are being reviewed at the European Central Bank and in Poland, Russia, Australia, Canada, Ukraine, Malaysia, Peru, and Serbia. NY Federal Reserve President Williams, ECB President Lagarde, Bank of Canada Governor Macklem, and Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Debelle are some of the central bank officials speaking publicly in the […] More

Next Week’s Menu: August 28 – September 3, 2001

August 27, 2021

Central Banks: The annual Jackson Hole central bank symposium ends on August 28. Chilean monetary policy will be reviewed at the Central Bank of Chile. Atlanta Fed President Bostic speaks publicly. Holiday: U.K. late summer bank holiday on Monday. Purchasing Manager Surveys: Results of over 40 August surveys covering manufacturing and services to be reported. […] More

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