Irma

The Week Ahead: Dollar Mixed Awaiting Fed Policy Meeting

The Week Ahead: Dollar Mixed Awaiting Fed Policy Meeting

The US dollar managed to end the week on a positive note despite North Korea’s missile launch, low retail sales, and flat US inflation data. In your week ahead we cover probabilities of a US rate hike, inflation in Japan, and tax reform.

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, September 11

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, September 11

North Korea has warned of retaliation if the UN Security Council approves harsher sanctions in a vote later today. Here are the 5 things you need to know to start your week.

Irma Gusts Topple Oil as Gold Flakes

Irma Gusts Topple Oil as Gold Flakes

With Hurricane Irma’s landfall in Florida, markets fret that extensive evacuations and damage across Florida and neighboring states may see product demand sink cause an inventory bottleneck as we saw with Hurricane Harvey.

Markets Seek Clarity from Draghi

Markets Seek Clarity from Draghi

The best-laid plans sometimes fail to materialize. If the ECB was hoping to exit QE, this has very much been complicated by stubbornly low US inflation and political uncertainty.