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Quiet start to the week expected as US closed for labour day

Sterling made the first week of gains in eight against the dollar on Friday as expectations persisted that the Bank of England may become the first major central bank to raise interest rates since the financial crisis. 273 more words

Weekly thoughts: 31/08/2014

EURUSD closed the week at the lows of 1.3130. The other EUR crosses also closed at the lows/near-lows. This is despite month-end flows which are EUR bullish. 578 more words


Ray Dalio - Economic Machine

I was greatly influenced by Ray Dalio’s essay on how her perceived the economy to be a machine and how does it work. 

The essay can be found here: http://www.bwater.com/Uploads/FileManager/research/how-the-economic-machine-works/How-the-Economic-Machine%20Works–A-Template-for-Understanding-What-is-Happening-Now-Ray-Dalio-Bridgewater.pdf… 307 more words


Business Solutions: Overhead Expense

A business overhead expense (BOE) policy will only pay for overhead expenses related to operating a business. This is different from regular Individual Disability Insurance in that it does not pay for one’s personal income losses. 99 more words


All Eyes on Speakers at Jackson Hole for Dollar Direction

It has been a mixed week for sterling as strength against the euro has dried up as we close out the week. We did see some kind of fightback against the dollar as well, but the all important Jackson Hole Symposium, which comes to its most important part later today, has seen the dollar strength ahead of key speeches by central bankers later. 518 more words

Dollar gains as investors pre-empt Yellen.

Sterling rebounded from four-month lows against the dollar yesterday after Bank of England minutes showed two policymakers voted for an interest rate hike in August, catching many investors by surprise. 392 more words

Macro Musing: Brother, Can You Spare A Dollar? $DXY A Rareview Sight Beyond Sight

Below courtesy of extract from a.m. edition of Rareview Macro’s “Sight Beyond Sight”…   MarketsMuse Editor note: notwithstanding the ‘caveat’ immediately below re: focus on FX, for those who are chewing on Apple ($APPL), MarketsMuse editorial team recommends a full read of below… 2,408 more words

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