Month: February 2019

Response to the meeting with US/Pres. Trump North Korea made realistic proposal at summit with US North Korea offered to dismantle Yongbyon nuclear complex in return for lifting of sanctions Pyongyang asked United States to live some of the sanctions, not entirely seeks partial sanctions relief, not complete listing If US lifted sanctions North Korea
Bank of Japan policy board member Suzuki:   Important to maintain powerful monetary easing BOJ must appropriately adjust amount of its bond buying operation with an eye on demand from financial institutions  Japan’s financial system remains stable but must monitor regional banks’ risk-taking activity, business conditions BOJ must be mindful of making its framework sustainable as
Capital spending data from Australia for the fourth quarter of last year.    The headline is an encouraging +2.0% q/q, beating central estimate of +1.0% The ‘second headline’ for this report is the 5th estimate of capex plans for 2018/19, comes in at 118.4bn AUD prior 114bn while higher its not as strong as previous
Gold down $9 Gold broke through last week’s low of $1321 as it sinks to a session low and the worst since February 15. The US dollar is getting a broad lift from rising Treasury yields and month-end flows. Gold isn’t responding to turmoil in India-Pakistan and is at the tail end of a long
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Comments by China’s central bank To firmly crack down on illegal financial institutions and its activities Will improve policies on fending off financial risks To strengthen supervision, evaluation of financial risks ForexLive China is having to perform a bit of a balancing act now in trying to juggle between deleveraging measures to curb risks to
Bank of Japan monetary policy board member  The chap is a consistent dissenter, so not a surprising view More: Disagree with view BOJ should persistently continue easy policy to achieve price goal Prolonging easy policy would heighten uncertainty over prospects for hitting price goal The longer current policy is sustained, hurdle for exit would heighten