German CPI and PPI

Dollar Extends Rise Amid Pandemic-Related Uncertainty

April 16, 2020

Overnight dollar gains prior to today’s report on U.S. new jobless insurance claims range from 1.0% versus the peso, 0.5% against sterling, 0.4% relative to the Australian dollar, 0.3% versus the euro and kiwi, 0.2% against the Swiss franc, and 0.1% relative to the yen, yuan, and loonie. In futures trading, the 10-year U.S. Treasury […] More

Deepening Market Pessimism

June 10, 2016

Share prices fell 1.9% in Hong Kong and 0.9% in Australia. ¬†Declines so far in Europe range from 1.5% to 2.1% in Germany, Britain, Spain, and France. ¬†China and Taiwan markets were again closed for the Dragon Boat Festival. Ten-year bond yields dropped three basis points in Japan, and the futures 10-year Treasury indicates a […] More