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ECB’s Turn

The Fed’s hawkish hold and signal that it may raise rates two more time this year sent ripples through the capital markets. Risk appetites have been dealt a blow. However, China’s rate cut and likely...

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Japan’ Q1 GDP was Revised Up, While the Eurozone’s was Revised Down

The back-to-back surprise rate hikes by the Australia and Canada spurred speculation that the Fed could hike next week, and this lifted US rates and helped the dollar recover. The odds of a hike increased,...

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RBA Surprises with a Quarter-Point Hike

A combination of a surprisingly strong prices paid component to the US manufacturing PMI, corporate supply, and US debt woes spurred an almost 15 bp spike in the US 10-year yield and 13 bp jump...

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Tough Fed Decisions

The market has concluded that the Fed will hike rates today. The US two-year yield has risen from about 3.63% at Monday’s lows almost 4.20% yesterday. It needs to rise to 4.35% to recover half...

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US pledges measures to protect Silicon Valley Bank deposits

In a joint statement, US authorities said they would work to protect depositors, and said losses would not be borne by the taxpayer. President Joe Biden said he would make a further statement on Monday...

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Will What the Fed Says be More Important than What it Does?

The focus is squarely on the Federal Reserve today. There is nearly universal agreement that it will lift the target by 25 bp. The market is inclined to see the shift as a sign that...

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The Dollar Posts Corrective Upticks, while the Market Digests China’s Initiatives

China’s new initiatives to support the property sector helped lift the Hang Seng. And while the China’s CSI 300 edged higher both the Shanghai and Shenzhen composites fell. Most Asia Pacific markets fell, while Europe’s...

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It is not So Much about the Fed’s hike Today but the Forward Guidance

A consolidative tone has emerged ahead of the outcome of the FOMC meeting later today. The focus is not so much on the 75 bp rate hike, but on its forward guidance. Many expect the...

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US Federal Reserve raises interest rates by 0.75%

Following surprisingly high inflation numbers in August, the US Federal Reserve raised benchmark interest rates for the third time this year. The US Federal Reserve, commonly known as “the Fed,” has raised interest rates by 75 basis...

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Fed Minutes were Not as Dovish as Initially Read

The sell-off in European bonds continues today. The 10-year German Bund yield is around four basis points higher to bring the three-day increase to about 22 bp. The Italian premium over Germany has risen by...

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Dollar: Greenback Jumps Back

With the exception of Japan, Taiwan, and India, the large equity markets in the Asia Pacific region traded higher today. The Hang Seng led the move (1.65%) amid reports that Alibaba will seek its primary...

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Market Prices in More Aggressive Fed AND is more Confident of Rate Cuts by the End 2023

The higher-than-expected US CPI and the strong expectation of a 100 bp hike by the Fed in two weeks is propelling the dollar higher. It jumped to almost JPY139.40 and the euro is off more than...