The US dollar has been in demand for much of the year, with the Federal Reserve seen as one of the most aggressive of the world central banks in combating soaring inflation
The U.S. centr...
16 May 22 (Mon)
CPI 0.3% MoM; Exp. 0.2%
CPI 8.3% YoY, Exp. 8.1%
CPI Core 0.6%, Exp. 0.4%
CPI Core 6.2% Y/Y, Exp. 6.0%
11 May 22 (Wed)
EUR/USD: Last week, US nonfarm payroll employment increased by 428,000 in April, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.6 percent, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on Friday....
09 May 22 (Mon)
Focus on the US Non-Farm Payrolls today! The US Jobs Report will be released at 12:30 p.m. (GMT).
Why Is This Important?
The Non-Farm Payrolls track the change in the number of...
06 May 22 (Fri)
- Inflation is way too high
- We see the difficulty and are working to reduce inflation as quickly as possible
- It is critical that we keep inflation low...
04 May 22 (Wed)
The Federal Reserve announces plan to begin trimming its massive balance sheet, runoff will start June 1 at $47.5B/MTH
FED RAISES RATES 50 BPS
The US dollar showed an upward movement last week, at its highest level since the COVID-19 pandemic began and set for its best month since 2015. The prospect of aggressive interest rate hikes in th...
02 May 22 (Mon)
The euro edged lower last week after European Central Bank officials sent mixed policy signals, while expectations of a 50 basis point rate hike from the Federal Reserve supported the U.S. dollar w...
25 Apr 22 (Mon)
Last week, the euro plunged to a two-year low against the U.S. dolla as comments from European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde were viewed as a sign that the ECB was in no rush to ra...
18 Apr 22 (Mon)
PPI 1.4%, Exp. 1.1%
13 Apr 22 (Wed)
CPI M/M 1.2%, Exp.1.2%
CPI Y/Y 8.5%, Exp. 8.4%
Core CPI M/M 0.3%,Exp. 0.5%
Core CPI Y/Y 6.5%, Exp. 6.6%
12 Apr 22 (Tue)
Last week, US Dollar rose after the release of the minutes of the Fed March meeting, which showed many participants were prepared to raise interest rates in 50-basis-point increments in coming mont...
11 Apr 22 (Mon)
FOMC: Many participants noted that—with inflation well above the Committee's objective, inflationary risks to the upside, and the federal funds rate well below participants estimates of i...
06 Apr 22 (Wed)
FOMC: A number of participants noted that the Committee's previous communications had already contributed to a tightening of financial conditions, as evident in the notable increase in longer-t...
FOMC on Ukraine war: The Russian invasion of Ukraine, however, constituted another negative shock to the global economy by pushing up commodity prices further, hurting global risk sentiment, and ex...
Last week, the US dollar rose by robust U.S. job growth numbers for March that firmed market expectations that the Federal Reserve will increase the pace of interest rate hikes in an effort to blun...
04 Apr 22 (Mon)
US March Payrolls 431K, Exp. 490K
01 Apr 22 (Fri)
Keep your eye on the US Non-Farm Payrolls today!
The US Jobs Report will be released at 12:30 p.m. (GMT).
Why Is This Important?
The Non-Farm Payrolls track the change...
US Q4 GDP third estimate 6.9%, Exp. 7.0%
30 Mar 22 (Wed)
US ADP 455K, exp 450K
Last week, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard stressed the need for the Fed to move faster and more aggressively on rate hikes to curb the pace of inflation.
28 Mar 22 (Mon)
Last week, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time since 2018 and laid out an aggressive plan to push borrowing costs to restrictive levels next year in a pivot from battling t...
21 Mar 22 (Mon)