Funding the Recovery Plan, Budget Speech in Focus

2020-10-19

  South African Rand Analysis: The ZAR regained all of its lost ground after the announcement of the recovery plan USD/ZAR continues to oscillate around the 16.50 mark Focus shifts to the delayed Medium-Term Budget statement later this month which is set to reveal how the economic recovery plan isRead More →

Treasury yields tick higher ahead of Powell speech

2019-08-23

U.S. Treasury yields rose Friday as traders wait for Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s speech at the Jackson Hole symposium in Wyoming, where he may give clues to the central bank’s next moves. What are Treasurys doing? The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, +1.53%   rose 2.5 basis points toRead More →

Asian shares mark time before Trump speech By Reuters

2019-02-05

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO – A man cleans electronic boards showing the Japan’s Nikkei average, the exchange rate between Japanese yen against the U.S. dollar and stock quotation outside a brokerage in Tokyo By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares started cautiously on Wednesday as investors waited to seeRead More →