Tags » SnB » Page 2

Notes From Underground: Did I Miss Anything?

There were myriad central bank meetings last week as the FED, ECB, BOE, SNB, Bank of Mexico and others rendezvoused. With the exception of the Fed, all maintained their current policies. 370 more words


Safer Neighbourhood Board (5 December 2017)

The next Safer Neighbourhood Board (SNB) takes place on 5 December. An agenda item is knife crime which may be of interest to residents or Resident Associations. 107 more words

Notes From Underground: It's Halloween and Nothing Scares the Markets

It has been a few days since the ECB announced its intentions. There was no surprise as President Draghi met market expectations by beginning a… 962 more words


Notes From Underground: A Celebration Of The Greatest Act Of Financial Alchemy (Ever)

The Swiss National Bank (SNB) has pulled off the greatest act of alchemy by printing copious amounts of Swiss francs (CHF) and turning the currency into real corporate assets. 398 more words


Notes From Underground: Who Gets Eaten and Who Get's to Eat (Sweeney Todd)

As Stephen Sondheim wrote in the dark musical Sweeney Todd, “What’s the sound in the world out there. It’s man devouring man. The history of the world, my sweet, is who gets eaten and who gets to eat.” 1,249 more words


Notes From Underground: The More Things Stay the Same, the More the Headlines Change

The BOE held true to consensus and kept rates unchanged and maintained its balance sheet at 435 billion pounds, with the votes were exactly the same as the August meeting. 582 more words


SNB expected to mantain key rate

Switzerland’s central bankers may be feeling more relaxed following the recent weakening of the Swiss franc against the euro, but they are still expected to hold their ultra-loose monetary policy at their September policy meeting. 125 more words