British and Italian consumer confidence

Waiting for Yellen

May 27, 2016

Markets await clarification of FOMC policy when Chair Yellen speaks today at Harvard. The dollar rose 0.5% against the loonie but is otherwise very narrowly mixed. West Texas Intermediate oil and Comex gold fell by 0.7% to $49.12 per barrel and 0.2% to $1,217.80 per ounce. The 10-year German bund yield is two basis point lower […] More