• Trump denies obstruction of justice in FBI probe

    The president of the United States Donald Trump denied obstructing justice in the investigation of Moscow’s meddling in the US presidential election in 2016. The wave of speculation was triggered by a tweet, according to which the president “had no idea” about the existence of conversation “tapes” with the former FBI chief James Comey, while […]

  • BoJ’s comments weight on yen, while euro is stable on ECB’s economic outlook

    The yen trimmed gains, following the comments of BoJ’s official Kikuo Iwata, raising doubts over the central bank’s need to raise interest rates in order to bring down the policy divergence to normal levels. “I absolutely do not think it’s time to begin stimulus cuts by raising rates”, said Kikuo Iwata, speaking on a business […]

  • Where is the Euro heading?

    Markets are keeping an eye on the European currency, as there is the potential for global growth. Currently, strong economic data is putting a lot of pressure on the ECB. Where will the Euro lead the growing divergence of the ECB policy and inflation expectations?

  • Oil is experiencing another collapse in prices

    The “hawk” William Dudley´s comments on the state of the country’s economy and the timing of the rate increase caused an increase in the bond yields. At the same time, the OPEC hopes for a rebalance eroded.

  • The Ruble is losing ground

    The Oil quotas began the week with a decline. The net position of the CFTC data decreased moderately from 382.5K to 359K contracts, and the market remains uncertain. The Bank of Russia reduces the key interest rates.

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  • Ruble stays resilient to new Russian sanctions

    US senators on Wednesday approved new penalties against Russia alleging its government in meddling into US presidential elections. Russian currency advanced despite the news on new possible sanctions.’

  • Is Japan’s battle with recession over?

    The meeting of the Bank of Japan followed the decision of the US Federal Reserve on Wednesday to raise the key rate for the second time in three months.

  • The FED announces the start of QE cuts

    FED acts in line with expectations the forecast horizon they set is basically at arm’s length. In a statement released after the two-day meeting, the regulator said that the economy is expanding at a moderate pace, the labour market continues to strengthen, and the recent inflation weakening was temporary.

  • What to expect from the FED?

    If the FED does not raise the rates because of the rapid labor market strengthening then the Dollar will continue to decline. Yet, if there will be a report which shows low employment then the Dollar will receive a catalyst for growth.

  • Will the living quality in the UK decline?

    The Pound recovered after the strongest drop in several months, despite a report pointing towards the accelerating consumer inflation. Bank of England has already warned people that the living standard will decline

  • Find out today, what you need to know tomorrow!

    Be ready to take the next week by storm, as there are a lot of influential economic events coming up.

  • Trump cleans his hands from Comey

    The former FBI ex-head James Comey failed to provide any facts at his dismissal testimony along with proof of Trump´s allegiance with Russia.

  • UK Elections – a hit or miss?

    The leader of the independent UK is not clear even after the vote, investors will closely follow the news about the possible formation of coalitions in the parliament, as the two leading parties will seek support from smaller political forces to form a majority.

  • Pessimism on the Oil market is growing

    Oil prices resumed their declines after a 5% drop on Wednesday, as the EIA reported an increase in the commercial inventories of the US. Meanwhile, the ECB keeps the rates unchanged.