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The Fed will hike before the BOE

  • Fed and BOE published their minutes yesterday
  • Both show concerns over low inflation
  • The BOE has more reasons to be concerned
  • GBPUSD will continue its decline…
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Recap: November 18 2014

Not much on the agenda tonight, but a long meeting nevertheless — followed by closed session!

Most of the Board’s time this evening was spent listening to public comment: 834 more words


Notes From Underground: Santelli Exchange -- Monetary Policy Missteps

Click on the image to watch Rick and I discuss global central bank policy missteps.


Dollar surges after retail sales beat expectations.

Sterling fell to a 14-month low against a buoyant dollar on Friday, making it a fourth straight week of losses as investors unwound bets that the Bank of England would raise interest rates any time soon. 355 more words

It's all about the Benjamins.

Bearish tone continues to prevail around the pound, retreating for the fourth consecutive week and trading back to levels last seen in September 2013 around 1.5670. 423 more words

Sterling inches higher ahead of key figures

Sterling inched higher yesterday and this morning, helped in extremely thin trade by retail sales data that painted a marginally brighter-than-expected economic picture to a market awaiting the Bank of England’s inflation report. 662 more words

BOE Inflation report: more dovish talk

  • Forecasts to show drop in inflation and growth
  • Carney will not miss an opportunity to delay rates hikes further
  • Shifting targets may again be at play…
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