Chinese house prices

Marking Time

September 17, 2019

Ahead of the FOMC’s interest rate decision on Wednesday, the dollar moved overnight by no more than +/-0.1% against the euro, yen, Swiss franc, loonie and sterling. The dollar separately rose 0.5% versus the Australian dollar after a signal that Aussie monetary policy might be eased further, and gains were made of 0.4% relative to […] More

Chinese Yuan Weaker

July 18, 2013

Chinese monthly house price data revealed continuing upward pressure.  Related to this, officials set the yuan at its weakest level in ten days.  British retail sales figures exhibited greater-than-anticipated strength. Fed Chairman Bernanke will be reprising yesterday’s semi-annual testimony before the Senate Banking Committee today.  On Wednesday, he asserted that no pre-announced tapering path of […] More