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Week Ahead: U.S. Inflation Expectations & European Growth Concerns

Week Ahead: U.S. Inflation Expectations & European Growth Concerns

The U.S. Federal Reserve is expected to hike rates 2 - 3 more times this year and with heightened inflationary pressures the third rate hike becomes more tangible. Here’s your week ahead.

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, February 5

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, February 5

Global stocks had the biggest decline in two-years overnight and central banks will dominate this week again with monetary policy decisions.

The Week Ahead: Dollar Rebounds After Strong Jobs Report

The Week Ahead: Dollar Rebounds After Strong Jobs Report

The release of the U.S. nonfarm payrolls proved to be the much needed shot in the arm after the greenback was under pressure for most of 2018. Job gains surpassed expectations but more importantly the hourly wages came in higher, giving the Fed a potential green light to hike 3 or 4 times in 2018.

Busy week ends with disappointing US jobs report

Busy week ends with disappointing US jobs report

The greenback fell when the US non farm payrolls (NFP) report showed the US economy added only 261,000 jobs, 50,000 short of the forecast.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday, March 23

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday, March 23

The fact that the President is struggling to push his bill has raised doubts over whether he can win support for his pro-growth economic policy measures.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday February 6, 2017

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday February 6, 2017

Last weeks market data capped a week that saw monetary policy makers in Japan, the U.K., and the U.S stand pat, at least until they can truly assess the impact of Trumponomics on global growth.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday December 8, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday December 8, 2016

Can Draghi afford to rock the boat today given what’s happened in Italy and what’s going on with the banks? The case for the ECB leaving policy unchanged centers around politics. 

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Wednesday August 10, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Wednesday August 10, 2016

Aside from the pound hobbling towards its Brexit lows, crude prices are expected to keep investors busy with the rumored chatter of a possible production freeze. 

Five things the markets are talking about: Monday June 6, 2016

Five things the markets are talking about: Monday June 6, 2016

The mighty buck has fallen. A Fed hike in June unlikely, but July still alive. Here are the 5 things you should know this week in FX.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday April 25th, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday April 25th, 2016

While the Fed is expected to maintain the status quo, Governor Kuroda could ease given the fallout from the recent earthquakes, already slow growth and non-existent inflation.