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Another reason for the BOE to delay raising rates

  • Eurozone growth is a risk to the UK
  • This may affect the timing of the first rates hike
  • Drop in inflation points the same way…
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Sterling Posts Gains Against Aussie, Kiwi & Canadian Dollars

Sterling rose against the yen, U.S., Aussie, Kiwi and Canadian dollars yesterday but elsewhere, the pound struggles against the euro. Sterling climbed against the dollar before data this week that analysts said will show U.K. 494 more words

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