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Image via Caribb / Flickr German factory orders slid 0.20% on a year over year basis in May, while staying flat compared to April. Sweden’s Riksbank left interest rates and QE unchanged at today’s monetary policy meeting. Brexit risk off continues with Gold posting new 2-year highs while bond yields continue to fall. Markets await FOMC meetin...

2016-07-06 John Benjamin Read more
Brexit

UK opened its doors to the EU referendum voting this morning as latest opinion polls put the Remain camp in the lead. Voting is expected to continue until 21:00 GMT with results being announced later tomorrow. In other news, manufacturing PMI’s continued to remain weak across the board. Today’s Economic events Japan flash manufacturing P...

2016-06-23 John Benjamin Read more
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Federal Reserve Chairwoman, Janet Yellen continues into day two of testifying to the US Senate banking committee. Markets remain nervous ahead of UK's referendum vote tomorrow. Canada’s retail sales beat estimates. Today’s Economic events Australia MI leading index m/m 0.20% vs. 0.10% previously New Zealand Credit card spending y/y 5....

2016-06-22 John Benjamin Read more