Tags : Central Banks

Fundamental

Omicron and Euro! next target?

U.S. 10 Year Treasury yields at 1.43% Market analyst – IFC Markets “Moderna’s CEO: COVID-19 vaccines are unlikely to be as effective against the Omicron variant as they have been with other types.”  This comment was enough to erase the earlier positive sentiment in the market. Despite all reactions in the market, we have to watch […]Read More

Fundamental

Gold and FOMC meeting minutes

How quicker asset tapering can we see? Market analyst – IFC Markets Today ahead of FOMC meeting minutes, the main question is the speed of asset tapering. While we know the result of the early November meeting, now the meeting minutes will give us more information about the combining votes and comments of members, which can […]Read More

Fundamental

Powell will stay there, Markets in sharp movements!

President Joe Biden renominates J. Powell as FED Chair, for a second term  Earlier today White House announced that Mr. Biden planning to renominate Mr. Jerome Powell for a second term at the helm of the U.S. central bank. While some Democratic senators, like Sherrod Brown and Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, were against this […]Read More

Fundamental

Inflation and No Backing Down Signs

What central banks can do? Market analyst – IFC Markets The inflation risk and concerns bell were ringing last week as the US consumer price index (CPI) increased sharply by 0.9% in October increase the annual rate by over 6%, the highest level since 1990.  Increasing inflation was not surprising, it was expected before, and not […]Read More

Fundamental

FED Speakers and outlook! 

FED speakers will put more light on the Economic situation! Market analyst – IFC Markets Yesterday FED speakers opened the new round of speeches after the FOMC meeting and employment data, to give us more information on what they think about the economic situation and what is their outlook on inflation conditions. Fed officials-Clarida, Bullard, Evans, […]Read More

Fundamental

FOMC preview – Tapering and what more?

When to start Rate hikes?  Wednesday, November 3 the FOMC will conclude its two days interest rate decision and monetary policy meeting. Investors expect the central bank to finally announce the timetable of the tapering of its asset purchases. Specifically, we are expecting that Fed to start reducing its Treasury security and mortgage-backed security (MBS) […]Read More

Fundamental

European Central Bank Preview 

What to wait from ECB, and how will affect the markets? After today’s Hawkish stance of BoC, now eyes will be on tomorrow BoJ and ECB meetings.  From the European central bank we are not expecting any changes, none in the Interest rate and not in its earlier announcement about tapering.  At its September meeting, […]Read More

Fundamental

BoC Preview- Monetary Policy meeting!

Holding policy or increasing the rates? Market analyst – IFC Markets On Wednesday, 27 Oct. Bank of Canada will meet to discuss its monetary policy. Market participants widely waiting to see no change in BoC interest rate, with another decrease in the level of the central bank’s asset purchasing amount.  While inflation in Canada is above […]Read More

Fundamental

Central banks in Australia and New Zealand! 

Aussie and Kiwi in Forex market! Market analyst – IFC Markets Earlier today Reserve bank of Australia held its interest rate decision and monetary policy meeting. And tomorrow we have to start a day with the RBNZ meeting.  As for today, according to what Governor Phillip Low presented in the Australian central bank’s statement, they believe that economic growth going […]Read More