Daily Commentary | Euro climbs further after Merkel says it’s “too weak” | 23/05/2017

• The common European currency extended its recent gains yesterday, following some remarks from German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Speaking about the causes of Germany’s large trade surplus, she...

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Week Ahead | May 8th – 12th | Second round of French elections, BoE & RBNZ meetings, key data in focus | 22/05/2017

• In France, voters will head to the polls once again. Macron is widely anticipated to win and as such, we think that the risks surrounding the euro’s reaction from this event are asymmetrical....

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Daily Commentary | RBA stands pat, appears slightly more upbeat | 22/05/2017

• The RBA remained on hold today, as was widely anticipated. The statement accompanying the decision was neutral overall, and very similar to the previous one. The most noteworthy change related...

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Daily Commentary | RBA set to remain on hold; could shift to a more upbeat tone | 22/05/2017

• During the Asian morning Tuesday, the RBA will announce its rate decision. When they last met, policymakers highlighted the softness in labor market indicators, and that the recently announced...

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Week Ahead | May 1st – 5th | FOMC, RBA, & Norges Bank rate decisions, US jobs report, key data in focus | 22/05/2017

• In the US, the FOMC is forecast to stand pat. We expect policymakers to maintain a balanced tone, with risks skewed towards a more cautious narrative than previously.

• The RBA is...

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