• 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 […]

  • 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.

  • Can NAFTA washout crash the oil market?

    In the beginning of the week there were reports that Trump´s administration was going to unilaterally break the NAFTA agreement, but things have gotten a lot more complicated since then. Changes in the trade agreement, or its possible termination, could potentially affect the Oil market.

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    Find the key events of next week are worth knowing about today.

  • Austrailian Dollar is reching a five-month peak

    The EUR and GBP are on a rally, as the Dollar is still in a slump. AUD/USD is rushing to new heights and will likely grow even more, as soon as unemployment is under control.

  • Was populism defeated in Netherlands?

    The FED’s caution fuels further growth of the indices, as Rutte defeats Wilders in a Netherlands referendum. BoJ left interest rates unchanged, which propelled Yen´s rapid fall.

  • FED drops hints about the future of USD

    Dollar tumbled before the FED on Trump rhetoric, Oil plunges on API report.

  • U.S. shale production is filling up the gap

    Bank of Japan leaves key rates unchanged, Trump fires acting AG on disobedience.

  • BoJ announces the official policy stance

    Dollar is in a selloff ahead the FED, Yen surges as BoJ announce its policy stance.

  • Why Trump needs trade wars?

    Investors are desperately trying to predict his next move to price in the markets. Breaking up the trade ties and threatening with high import taxes Trump hopes to gain submission of several trade partners like Canada and Mexico

  • BOJ is moving towards a recovery

    The bullish signals from the FED, ECB and the rescue plan for troubled Italian lenders halted a sharp drop in the Eurozone bond yields.

  • Noteworthy economic events in the upcoming week

    Find the most crucial economic events that happen next week and benefit from them!

  • Bank of Japan saves the global bond market

    The Dollar retreats ahead of Yellen, as Bank of Japan saves the global bond market from a further stagnation.

  • NZD got cut!

    NZD bank goes deeper in easing; US Dollar renews peaks as bets on rate hike increase.

  • The RBA and BoJ stand pat

    The Japanese currency saw a muted response to the BOJ decision as the Australian Dollar surged on the RBA decision to hold off a rate change.