BoC’s Business Outlook Survey for Q4 is due for release at 1500GMT RBC preview (in brief) – Q3 Showed Recent dovish commentary from the BoC-December meeting statement and Poloz’s economic progress report-suggest some softening is in store this time around. In particular, expect some concerns on the energy front and perhaps some limited spillover to…
Highlights of the Bank of Canada business outlook survey Balance of opinion measures: From the senior loan officer survey: ForexLive
People’s Bank of China onshore yuan reference rate setting for the trading session ahead – If you are not familiar with why this is relevant, let me know Meanwhile … PBOC injecting funds again today via OMOsNet 50bn yuan added in
That’s the most recent figure it has released, for the end of September so it’d be higher now Info out just now, from the Bank’s Flow of Funds Accounts (3rd Quarter 2018, Preliminary Figures)
Yesterday I posted on the new tool being put in place by the People’s Bank of China The new facility has a name: Targeted Medium-term Lending Facility (TMLF).
What’s happening in the FX market The FX market has clearly reconsidered its initial reaction to the Fed decision, which actually did deliver on its promise of a dovish hike. The Bank of England came out with its final decision of the year, producing a hold as was widely expected given Brexit uncertainty. Plenty of…
BOE announces its latest monetary policy decision – 20 December 2018 – decision 0.75% – Official bank rate votes 0-0-9 vs 0-0-9 expected – Asset purchase target £435 billion ForexLive
Sweden’s central bank finally delivers a rate hike to round off the year – Says next rate hike will probably happen in 2H 2019 – Sees about two rate hikes a year after the next increase In what is a closely debated meeting, the central bank decides to go through with a rate hike for…
BOJ governor Haruhiko Kuroda comments in his press conference – Says that it is too early to talk about exiting from current policies ForexLive Kuroda basically reiterating what is now a given. Given recent inflation data, expect this to be a similar message that is repeated next year as well.
Further comments by BOJ governor Haruhiko Kuroda – FX market moving in a relatively stable manner – Markets in general continue to be somewhat volatile – Closely watching how global stock market moves could affect Japan’s economy ForexLive