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Danske Markets
Danske Daily - 26 August 2016   By Danske Markets - 21 hours ago

The long-awaited speech at Jackson Hole by Fed Chairman Janet Yellen is due today at 16:00 CET. She will speak on the Fed's 'monetary tool kit' but is also expected to give her view on the timing of a...

Danske Markets
Reading The Markets Sweden   By Danske Markets - 21 hours ago

Is the Riksbank making a mistake about what a specific policy decision means in terms of monetary conditions? Our case is that the government bond purchase program is extended by another half year in...

Tim Shirata
Europe Grows Post Brexit By Tim Shirata - 21 hours ago

Pundits Are Wrong Again: Europe Continues to Grow post-Brexit Prior to the Brexit vote, many pundits were pushing the narrative that Brexit fears would create a big decline in business’ ...

Tim Shirata
I'm Bullish Brazil By Tim Shirata - 21 hours ago

One of our favorite themes in 2016 has been reversion to the mean, and one of our favorite reversion-to-the-mean themes has been Brazil. We began to turn positive on Brazil in October of last year, ...

Doug Short
July Durable Goods Orders Bounce Back By Doug Short - 22 hours ago

The Advance Report on Manufacturers’ Shipments, Inventories and Orders released today gives us a first look at the latest durable goods numbers. Here is the Bureau's summary on new orders: New ...

Mike (Mish) Shedlock
Markit Chief GDP Estimates By Mike (Mish) Shedlock - 23 hours ago

Ahead of the advance (first) report of 2nd quarter GDP, Markit Chief economist Chris Williamson estimated second quarter at 1.0%. The reported result was 1.1% and it’s likely to be downgraded ...

Mike (Mish) Shedlock
Uncertainty Soars In China And UK By Mike (Mish) Shedlock - 23 hours ago

Global uncertainty is on the rise, led by China and the UK. In the US and Europe measures of uncertainly are on the decline. I gather this from a chart that ZeroHedge tweeted this morning. I asked ...

The National Bank of Canada
FX Daily Update By The National Bank of Canada - Aug 25, 2016

Currencies “on hold”Yesterday was an unusual trading session for the USD/CAD pair. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) oil lost 3% on the release of weekly EIA inventories and the USD/CAD rate ...

Swissquote Bank Ltd
All Eyes On Jackson Hole By Swissquote Bank Ltd - Aug 25, 2016 1

Forex News and Events Central bank credibility at stake Should we really expect something big to come from tomorrow’s Jackson Hole Policy Symposium? The Fed will, as usual, provide hawkish ...