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Development Finance 2.0: Improving Conditions for Local Currency Financing

By Harald Hirschhofer, Senior Advisor, TCX 1 

Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will require very large investments measured in the trillions until 2030. 975 more words


PetroDollar System In Trouble As Saudi Arabia Continues To Liquidate Foreign Exchange Reserves 

Source: SRSRocco Reportby Steve St. Angelo

The U.S. PetroDollar system is in serious trouble as the Middle East’s largest oil producer continues to suffer as the low oil price devastates its financial bottom line.  526 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

US; CPI, Retail Sales

FOMC is fixated on inflation and jobs creation and early this evening was the US; Retail Sales and CPI, which I felt would be a highly volatile event data. 100 more words


No, We're Not Worried About the Exchange Program, and Please Stop Asking (via Scary Mommy)

Scary Mommy — “Aren’t you worried?” people seem to keep asking us when they learn that our 13-year-old will spend two weeks in France this summer. 160 more words

Humor Columns


Not much noise coming up to this even, but decided to put in a straddle trade with the following details: –

Spot 1.2701, Stop if Offered 1.2680, Stop if Bid 1.2720 with corresponding 20bps SLs. 63 more words


8 June @ Bought USDJPY call options

On June 8, I decided to buy two USDJPY call options; a 1 month and a 3 month with the following details: –

1 month USDJPY call option expiring 10 July… 29 more words


9 More Days

I can’t believe it, in under 2 weeks I will start my classes in Kyoto. Where has the time gone?

Saying I’m excited is an understatement. 253 more words