Bloomberg citing people familiar with discussions at the BOJ – BOJ is said to see recent tweaks working well – Would need to see 10-year yield test 0.2% before any change ForexLive
An interview with Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari K is towards the dovish end of the FOMC spectrum so please read his comments with that in mind.
Coming up from the BOC on 5 September 2018, announcement due at 1400GMT This via TD, in brief: On the currency: (ps. TD preview was prior to USD/CAD breaking 1.31)
ICYMI … The Financial Times reporting the approval of Prime Minster May for keeping Carney on Carney will stay on: The FT seems confident I posted on this (the speculation it would occur) back on Monday and Tuesday:
Odds of a hike sag The Bank of Canada meets on Wednesday in a decision that doesn’t include fresh forecasts or a press conference. It will be all about the statement and a speech from Wilkins a day later that will clear any misconceptions up. The market dabbled with the idea of a hike for…
Left rates unchanged at 1.5% The Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 ½ per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 1 ¾ per cent and the deposit rate is 1 ¼ per cent.
On the Australian dollar in the wake of yesterday’s GDP data for April to June 2018 This via a Credit Agricole client note, I’ve summarised, bolding mine also:
Highlights of the Bank of Canada decision on September 5, 2018: Statement: Note: There is no press conference after this decision but Wilkins is delivering a speech tomorrow.
Be on the alert for another two Federal Reserve speakers, both coming up at 2230MT (6.30 pm ET US) – Raphael Bostic, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Bostic was on the sires not too long ago,
Bullard in New York ForexLive