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Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday October 31, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday October 31, 2016

This is a massive week for capital markets.

There are four central banks, including the Bank of England (BoE), Bank of Japan (BoJ), Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) and the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) who will be keeping the various asset classes on their toes with their monetary policy announcements. None are anticipated to alter their current policies, but their noted intentions will have a lasting impact on asset prices. Perhaps, it’s a good time for the Fed to signpost a December rate hike?

Week Ahead: USD Loses Momentum Ahead of Employment Data Week

Week Ahead: USD Loses Momentum Ahead of Employment Data Week

The week of October 31 to November 4 will be one of the busiest on record. Central banks, employment and growth data will be published in the middle of the final stretch of the U.S. elections. The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) and the Bank of Japan (BOJ) will release statements on late Monday EDT. The U.S. Federal Reserve will release its Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) statement on Wednesday, November 2 at 2:00 pm EDT. The Bank of England (BoE) Super Thursday on November 3 will kick off at 8:00 am EDT. The week will wrap up with the release of the U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) report on Friday, November 4 at 8:30 am EDT.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday September 15, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday September 15, 2016

Capital markets are unusually keyed into Fed decisions so investors should be expecting pockets of volatility to be somewhat plentiful ahead of next week’s FOMC rate announcement (Sept 20-21).

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday May 12, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday May 12, 2016

Foreign exchange markets are expected to remain quiet until Friday when the U.S. is scheduled to release retail sales figures, key economic data that should . . .