There is plenty to come from the BoE today, Wednesday 28 November 2018 – 1630GMT the bank publishes its analysis of Brexit scenarios (ps, they are not the only ones, check this out: )
Deutsche bank have a useful guide to who is on (and off) the Federal Open Market Committee in 2019 The bank classifies each of the members on a scale from dovish to hawkish (1 to 5)
BOE Carney ForexLive
Comments from Powell at the Economic Club of New York The US dollar is getting beaten up on the ‘just below’ comment and no preset path. Full quote:
Powell is coming up next The market is looking for some kind of hint at a pause. If there’s even a shred of anything dovish it’s going to be in the headlines.
The BOE publishes report on Brexit analysis in its financial stability report Financial stability report: What a goofy exercise this is. Does anyone believe any of this? It’s a charade to get public support for a negotiated Brexit.
Reuters on ECB bond buying plans I don’t see anything for the euro here but European sovereign bond managers will be eager to know the details. ForexLive
Comments at EU parliament “The data that have become available since my last visit in September have been somewhat weaker than expected,” Draghi said.
Israel central bank hikes Rate raised to +0.25% from +0.10% in surprise move. Just three of 18 economists in the Bloomberg survey were expecting a hike. This was the final meeting before Amir Yaron takes over on Dec 24.
Comments by ECB member Ewald Nowotny – Very low rates for a long time may impair stability – Well-communicated exit may benefit financial health ForexLive At this point, anything related to ending QE will be spun in a positive light so it’s not surprising to see such comments from any of the ECB speakers. This…