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Fed FOMC Statement – Pre QE withdrawal – July 31, 2013

Even as Janet Yellen moves closer to her goal, Larry Summers is not far behind as the insider making the claim to the Fed throne. Meanwhile the FOMC statement released … Continue reading

July 31, 2013

It’s Monday Again!- Brazil sets off Dollar’s return on the wrong foot, but EMs it seems to be (July 22-July 26, 2013 – US Economy & Markets)

  Firstly, it wasn’t us to blame for not starting you off on Monday the last 2-3 weeks as we did deliver the Bank results and well, you have not … Continue reading

July 22, 2013

The Mid-Week Trend update: The FOMC announcements have a ring of finality to it!

One need not remind our readers that we do not think half as optimistically as the fed seems to have indicated yesterday. one expected an end 2013 calendar beginning for … Continue reading

June 20, 2013

IT’s MoNDaY again! The Week Ahead (US Economy and Markets) on Monday Jun 03 – June 07, 2013: Anti Cancer after the big Diabetes push, Banks wink to a strong Q2

If you are still looking for Diabetes treatment led moves in the Pharma industry, the revolution has moved on, though Pfizer and Novartis seem not so surprisingly to have missed … Continue reading

June 3, 2013

The mid-week Trend Update (US Economy and Markets) : European GDPs being a positive surprise on Low expectations

Using a discussion of QE globally to raise the spectre of withdrawal Let me lead with the worries of stripping of QE liquidity by Ben Bernanke fueled in Asia today … Continue reading

May 23, 2013

Asia Wednesday 9 am: Rupee weakness predates another correction of the US Dollar

JP Morgan is of course sitting pretty on the best outcome of yesterday’s vote with a 68% vote agreeing with Jamie Dimon’s exemplary record and granting him no interruptions from … Continue reading

May 22, 2013

IT’S MONDAY: The Fed purchase program is quite a workout for the Market

Fisher seems to have kicked things off immediately with his comments positing that slowing down the $85B monthly bond purchase program could do US some good, Then Chicago Fed reported … Continue reading

May 20, 2013

IT’s MONDAY: Eurozone comeback isn’t but Euro’s comeback is

As a Rabobank strategist put it in today’s Reuters insider videogram, because of the fragmented euro bond markets in 2010 and 2011 , the current strength in the Euro is … Continue reading

May 13, 2013

India Morning Report: Yen progresses weakness strategy to new levels

Even as Yen progresses jump(down) in currency, Dollar progresses on the long cherished goal of yields going in north just in time for Ben Bernanke to not worry about a lower … Continue reading

May 13, 2013

US Economy: Fed may modify Treasury/MBS purchase programs(increase it too), ECB cuts rate by 25 bp (May 1-2, 2013)

Yesterday’s Fed Statement is largely a repeat of the situation it reported in March 2013 when Chairman Ben Bernanke met the press later and did not let on the Fed’s … Continue reading

May 2, 2013

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