Tag Archives: Eurozone

EU Commission

The European Union Commission released its autumn economic forecasts last week. As widely expected, based on the recent trends in the economy and the receding […]


Summary: Eurozone flash GDP estimates show economic activity expanded 0.6% on the quarter in Q3 2017 Second quarter GDP was revised higher to 0.7% from […]

Mario Draghi

Summary: Investors gear up for the ECB’s tapering announcement Expectations are for the central bank to cut its QE purchases by as much as 30 […]

Frankfurt Stock Exchange

The German DAX has continued to post steady trend in the past few weeks. Despite the mixed reaction to the German elections in late September, […]

On the weekend, the German elections concluded with the incumbent, Angela Merkel’s CDU/CSU party winning the elections albeit losing some votes to the fringe parties. […]

Euro coin

Last week’s ECB meeting, although guarded in some aspects made it clear to the markets that the ECB will be announcing its taper decision at […]


Summary: Eurozone flash manufacturing PMI rises at the fastest pace in six and half years Eurozone flash services PMI falls to a 7-month low Evidence […]

With the markets now well settled after a rather uncertain start to the year, the German elections will be the dominating theme in the coming […]


The EURUSD closed another week with some modest gains as the common currency managed to capture the 1.1800 price handle. By last Friday’s close, 12 […]

While investors and traders alike eagerly anticipate the September monetary policy meeting, economic data from the Eurozone continues to show steady progress. This, in turn, […]