Chinese money and lending growth

Aussie Dollar Rose and Oil Price Fell

November 12, 2015

Australia’s currency strengthened 1.0% against its U.S. counterpart on strong labor market data.  Australia’s jobless rate fell 0.3 percentage points to 5.9%, and 58.6K jobs were created last month, four times greater than anticipated. The U.S. dollar has otherwise climbed 0.3% against the euro and sterling, 0.2% versus the kiwi and loonie, and 0.1% relative […] More

Less Market Anxiety than on Monday

December 11, 2012

There is less worry today about Italy’s political outlook, as hope exists that Prime Minister Monti will run as a politician in February elections and prevent Berlusconi from regaining control of the government. The FOMC’s two-day meeting begins today amid expectations for a sharp escalation by the central bank of its quantitative easing. Monthly ZEW […] More