Crude Oil

Market Summary RBNZ lowers OCR by 25bps to 2.0% NZD unmoved by RBNZ’s “timid” rate cut French CPI confirmed at -0.40% in July 2016 Oil prices extends losses on build up in weekly oil inventory US jobless claims below 270 for sixth consecutive week US import prices rise 0.10% in July US import prices for June revised from...

2016-08-11 John Benjamin Read more
Australia

Market Summary Australia retail sales rise less than forecast at 0.10% in June Yen stays muted to BoJ officials' comments on monetary policy assessment Chicago Fed Evans says one more rate hike in 2016 is appropriate Bank of England cuts interest rates to 0.25% BoE expands QE by 60 billion GBP BoE announces new Term Funding...

2016-08-04 John Benjamin Read more
Jens Weidmann

Japan all industry activity falls on weaker construction and industrial output RBNZ releases economic report suggesting further easing was required Australia NAB business confidence falls in Q2 UK retail sales falls to a 6-month low, public borrowing falls to a 9-year low ECB keeps key lending rates unchanged Today’s Economic ...

2016-07-21 John Benjamin Read more