Central Banks

Central bank watch for June The weekend is a perfect time for a quick catch up for where the major central banks are at. The central banks are listed below with their current state of play. The link for each central bank is included under the title of the bank and the next scheduled meeting
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Remarks by BOE governor, Andrew Bailey, after the policy decision earlier We will continue to come up with appropriate responses BOE is clearly committed to take action when needed Appropriate that BOE continues with aggressive pace of QE for the moment We will take stock of that, there’s still another meeting before QE completion Information
RBA announces their latest monetary policy decision – 5 May 2020 Reaffirms 0.25% yields target for 3-year government bonds Global economy experiencing a severe downturn Will not increase cash rate until inflation, employment goals are met Australian economy going through a very difficult period There is considerable uncertainty about the outlook Functioning of bond market
Mexico’s central bank governor says maintaining sustainable public finances is important and is respectful of federal government’s management of fiscal policy says drop in commodity prices, in particular oil, has reduced emerging economies’ room for manoeuvre when deciding debt and fiscal policy says bank will hold its usual monetary policy meeting on May 14 despite
Reserve Bank of Australia monetary policy meeting coming up on Tuesday April 7 Only yesterday we got the minutes to the emergency meeting (the RBA called is a ‘special’ meeting).   RBC’s note on the minutes also serves as a what to expect from next week’s meerting (bolded): minutes … largely mirrored the detailed speech
HIGH RISK WARNING: Foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk that may not be suitable for all investors. Leverage creates additional risk and loss exposure. Before you decide to trade foreign exchange, carefully consider your investment objectives, experience level, and risk tolerance. You could lose some or all of your initial investment;
HIGH RISK WARNING: Foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk that may not be suitable for all investors. Leverage creates additional risk and loss exposure. Before you decide to trade foreign exchange, carefully consider your investment objectives, experience level, and risk tolerance. You could lose some or all of your initial investment;