• Leadership of BoJ – confirmed!

    The monetary stimulus program launched by the Japanese Central Bank under the leadership of Haruhiko Kuroda in April 2013 is considered an integral part of the economic policy of the new Japanese government

  • Trump keeps rocking the boat

    The US President Donald Trump continued to rock the boat called “globalization” by signing a decree on the tariff introduction for steel and aluminium on Thursday.

  • Market overview – a challenge for the RBA, trade wars and the policy of the Bank of Japan

    Real estate is the main driver of consumer demand in Australia and the recent fears of a possible bubble in the market created pressure for the Reserve Bank of Australia.

  • Unemployment in Japan is at an all-time low

    Unemployment in Japan in January 2018 fell to a minimum level in almost 25 years, indicating a continuing improvement in the labor market

  • Is Trump starting a trade war?

    The US President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the government is going to support the steel and aluminum industries by introducing import duties.

  • IMF gave crude oil a boost

    The world economy is gaining momentum as shown by the last report of the IMF. In its latest report, the organization revised growth forecasts from 3.7% to 3.9% in 2018 and 2019.

  • Dollar short-term rebound may be around the corner

    The Japanese Yen is heading to completely bullish advance ahead of the Bank of Japan meeting on Tuesday, as it is expected then the Japanese Central Bank will most likely follow the example of its colleagues.

  • The first market overview of the year

    Let´s take a look how the year has started and what the first week brought to the market.

  • Is the Bank of Japan going to stop the inflation?

    Yen declines after a small reminder from the BOJ. Meanwhile, the US Dollar won almost against all major opponents

  • Is there a deficit of US refineries?

    The rise of gasoline prices is falling short as a result of Hurricane Harvey formed an attractive margin for the US refineries. The situation did not fail to take advantage of the largest Oil refinery – Motive Enterprises

  • 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.

  • The key events of next week

    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.