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European Stocks React To ECB Minutes & Pondering The 'Policy Maker Paradox'

Ok, so it’s worth taking a look at European equities now that we’ve got the ECB minutes and the attendant commentary about the dangers of a possible FX overshoot. 259 more words


Euro Dips Further After ECB Flags FX Overshoot In Minutes

Ok, so headed into the ECB minutes, the euro has managed to completely reverse its late Wednesday gains against the dollar as traders seem to have suddenly remembered that prior to Trump crashing and burning and prior to everyone getting a look at the Fed minutes, Reuters reported that Mario Draghi will not in fact use his Jackson Hole speech to signal anything about an ECB policy shift: 487 more words


The anatomy of the pink ball

England’s series opener against the West Indies at Edgbaston will see the first use of a pink ball in a Test match in the UK. Alison Mitchell tells the story behind the newcomer’s construction… 1,345 more words

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Borrowed Time.

So today, soup quit on Donald Trump. And so did Scotch Tape.

#3M all these years, Scotch Tape has been plotting against us all. now the secret is revealed for all to see.

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ECB: Brexit clock is ticking

Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, talks about developments in the preparatory work of banks and supervision in light of the UK leaving the European Union, 137 more words


Notes From Underground: Draghi, the ECB and Germany

The upcoming meeting in Jackson Hole has become the focus of the global investment community. Why? After Draghi’s comments in Sintra, Portugal on June 27 sent global bond yields higher, the financial world will gauge whether  Draghi’s speech will signal the beginning of their own balance sheet shrinking. 848 more words