Trump on Fox Business
– Says both ‘very talented’
– Says he likes Yellen ‘a lot’
Forgotten in the talk about the race for the Fed chair is that there is also a race for the Vice-Chair and someone in the top-5 will likely be offered the role.
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Trump on Fox Business
Final numbers for the fiscal year-ended in September
– Deficit was 3.5% of GDP compared to 3.2% in fiscal 2016
– Sept surplus of $8B compared to $6B expected
The big question, is whether the deficit is going to rise or contract in the year ahead. My gu…
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NZD was the worst performer
If there is one thing about the market in 2017, it’s that it hates political trouble and uncertainty.
An unlikely political coalition arose in New Zealand this week to spell the end of Bill English as Prime Minister. The go…
BOC and ECB highlight the week
A quick look at the economic calendar next week has the BOC and ECB meeting and statements as the highlights. The earnings calendar is also full.
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GBP/USD was on the back foot over Brexit and the lack of the BOE’s enthusiasm on raising interest rates. What’s next? The highlight of the upcoming week is the GDP report. Here are the key events and an updated technical analysis for GBP/US…Read More
Weekly oil and gas drilling rigs from Baker Hughes
– Prior was 743
– Natural gas 177 vs 185 prior
– Total rigs 913 vs 928
There is definitely some contraction going on.
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Dollar/yen did not go anywhere fast early in the week but then found its feet. Things could certainly wake up as more important events face markets in the US and Japan’s elections will echo early in the week. USD/JPY fundamental movers Tax reform…
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