Euroland purchasing managers index

July’s Flash Japanese and Euro Area PMI Readings Below June Scores

July 24, 2017

The dollar began the new week trading up 0.2% against the euro and peso and edging 0.1% higher vrsus the Swissy and kiwi, but the greenback also depreciated 0.5% relative to the Australian dollar and 0.2% against the yuan, yen, loonie and sterling. U.S. stocks opened slightly lower. The Nikkei lost 0.6%. So did Australia’s […] More

Better European Data, More Leaked Allegations on Trump, and a Terrorist Bomb Attack

May 23, 2017

The German business climate index compiled by the IFO Economic Institute increased 1.6 points in May to the highest level since German unification, a reading of 114.6. Current conditions went up 1.9 points, and expectations climbed 1.3 points in the latest month, prompting IFO officials to call the business mood euphoric and the pace of […] More