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Alfonso Esparza
Fed Leaves Rates Unchanged By Alfonso Esparza - Sep 21, 2016

The U.S. Federal Reserve kept the benchmark interest rate unchanged in September but did include in the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) statement that there will be one rate change in 2016. Fed ...

Ed Yardeni
Inflation: Healthy And Unhealthy By Ed Yardeni - Sep 21, 2016

Bob Wiley, the anxiety-prone obsessive-compulsive character played by Bill Murray in “What About Bob?,” tells his psychiatrist, played by Richard Dreyfuss, “There are two types of ...

Arkadiusz Sieron
Will BoJ’s New Framework Move Gold? By Arkadiusz Sieron - Sep 21, 2016

On the heels of the Bank of Japan's new framework for strengthening its monetary easing, traders are wondering what effect it will have on the gold market. The BoJ proved again that it is at the ...

Michael Ashton
Japan Is Doomed. Again By Michael Ashton - Sep 21, 2016

Japan is doomed. Again. A couple of years ago, the Bank of Japan began to pursue QE with the intention of doubling its money supply. While this is a bad plan for almost every country, it was exactly ...

The National Bank of Canada
FX Daily Update By The National Bank of Canada - Sep 21, 2016

All eyes on the U.S. Federal Reserve The greenback is under slight pressure against other currencies this morning further to the unexpected announcement by the Bank of Japan (BoJ) that it would keep ...

Ipek Ozkardeskaya
Yen Pairs Post-BOJ Losses, Fed By Ipek Ozkardeskaya - Sep 21, 2016

The Bank of Japan (BoJ) maintained its policy rate unchanged at -0.10%, yet twisted its asset purchases programme in an unexpected way by introducing the concept of QQE (Quantitative Easing) with ...