Tag Archives: FOMC

Trump and Powell

Summary: Jerome Powell nominated to lead the Federal Reserve for the next five-year term FOMC vacancies exposes more inclination to the hawkish side FOMC doves, […]

Federal Reserve

US GDP was higher than expected in Q3, printing 3% against expectations of 2.7%, remaining broadly unchanged over the year so far at 3% in […]


The markets look to the next week as it marks the start of a new trading month. Economic data remains on the forefront especially with […]

BEIJING, CHINA - SEP 17, 2017 : The photographs of Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai and Liu Shaoqi at Wangfujing shopping area

The markets open next week with the focus on China as the 19th Communist Party congress takes place this week. The event, where President Xi […]

Federal Reserve

The FOMC members, Powell and Harker, are scheduled to speak today. The speeches from the Fed members mark a long list of Fed speeches delivered […]


The week ahead starts off on a quiet note with Japan, US, and Canada closed on account of bank holidays. A rather slow week, the […]

Factory worker - September 2017 NFP

The September nonfarm payrolls data will be released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. According to the median estimates of economists polled, the US […]

20 euro and 20 dollar bills

With the EURUSD now looking to the fourth quarter of the year, the focus for investors will be whether the common currency can hold to […]

October 2017 calendar

September was marked by some big events that include the FOMC, ECB meetings in the backdrop of the German elections. The month was largely a […]

Federal Reserbe Janet Yellen5

Wednesday’s announcement and forecasts by the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee provided USD bulls with a much-needed boost after it was revealed that 12 of […]