Benchmark Leliq rate raised to 65% Bloomberg reports, citing sources, that Argentina’s central bank has raised its benchmark 7-day Leliq rate to 65% from 60%.
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Comments from the BOE dove Not very dovish stuff from a dovish central banker. ForexLive
Hardly a ringing endorsement EUR/USD ticked higher on the comments but that’s probably coincidental because there isn’t much here. ForexLive
Comments by ECB member Philip Lane – Says that ECB expects inflation pressures to pick up through 2020 – As of today, aggregate inflation pressure isn’t that strong ForexLive
Translation: We have no idea where neutral is Williams is falling in line with the Fed ethos that was laid out by Powell. They couldn’t agree where neutral is, so they’ve decided to drop the concept. The plan now is just to keep hiking until they find a reason not to.
The Reserve Bank of Australia meet on Tuesday (d’uh) October 2 – The policy announcement will come at 0430 GMT – There will be no change to the cash rate – Attention will turn immediately to Governor Lowe’s ‘accompanying statement’ A quick snippet from Bank of America / Merrill Lynch
People’s Bank of China reference rate for the onshore yuan Friday 28 September 2018 The USD has been stacking on the gains, PBOC not disputing it, anoither weaker one for the CNY. Was weaker on Tuesday, Wednesday Thursday also.
The Bank of Japan Tankan report for the third quarter of 2018 (July to September) Tankan Large Manufacturing Index, 19, missing estimate and under Q2
ICYMI the Bank of Japan announced their their buying plans for JGBs on Friday As a preamble, the bank says… The yield target is around 0% for 10-year Japanese government bonds