manufacturing purchasing managers index

June PMIs and Quarterly Japanese Tankan Survey Results Reported

July 1, 2014

The start of the third calendar quarter finds the dollar unchanged overnight against the euro, Swissie, loonie and kiwi, up 0.2% relative to the yen but down 0.2% versus the Aussie dollar and 0.1% vis-a-vis sterling. There’s been a big protest march in Hong Kong on the seventeenth anniversary of its return to Chinese rule.  […] More

Softer Share Prices and Dollar

December 3, 2013

The dollar slid overnight by 0.6% against the kiwi, 0.4% versus the yen, Swiss franc and sterling, 0.3% relative to the euro, and 0.2% against the Australian dollar.  The greenback is unchanged against the yuan and 0.1% firmer relative to the loonie. Share prices have fallen by 1.1% in South Korea, 0.8% in Indonesia, 0.5% […] More