For the GBP traders – inflation data from the UK for March 0.1 % m/m, down much harder than was expected – expected 0.3%, prior 0.4% 2.5 % y/y … ditto – expected 2.7%, prior 2.7% Core 2.3% y/y … and same again, down on esitmateestimates & on prior s
Bloomberg report RIA news citing an unnamed source The ruble had lost ground in early Europe trade, surged back though on this: — RIA = Russian Information Agency Novosti
I hope the heads up on the early muttering were of assistance in adding a few pips to the account: Yikes …. maybe even the euro down the toilet reference might have helped ;-):
Barclays basing that headline on their most recent “Japan Bond Investor Survey”Commentary from the piece: Comments from the piece: Investors see politics as the biggest driver of exchange rates
Forex and Bitcoin news for Europe morning trading Tuesday 17 April 2018 The wraps are a bit time unconstrained for the next few days – the Asia one was a bit later than normal and this one is a bit earlier.
Feds Quarles testifies before Congressional House committee tomorrow Fed’s Quarles is to testify on supervision and regulation before the House Financial Services Committee, in Washington DC and his prepared remarks have been released. He does not comment on the economy or monetary policy.
ECB Peter Praet speaking. EURUSD trades quietly in the middle of a 40 pip NA trading range. – Our monetary policy measures are bearing fruit, and the growth outlook confirms our confidence
Speaking in Florida He adds: Kaplan is the President of the Dallas Fed and is not a voting member of the FOMC in 2018. He is speakinga at the International Economic Forum of the Americas World Strategic Forum in Coral Gables Florida
WSJ report Clairda has long been rumored as the choice and now it’s almost official, according to . a WSJ report However, he will also name Michelle Bowman as a governor. Bowman is a banking regulator in Kansas City.
Comments from the Atlanta Fed President – Fed trying to achieve some notion of full employment – Fed gets mixed reactions from firms on pricing power Bostic is speaking in Alabama. I’ll update with any further comments.