Bank Of England
Daily Agenda: IMF Sees Wealth Divide Widening
IMF projections see U.S. slowdown, problems in commodity-centric emerging markets; BlackRock slashes some ETF fees; U.S. oil supply dips; VP candidates battle.
October 5, 2016
The Bond Market Is Broken; Long Live Fiscal Policy
As central bankers gather for the Fed’s Jackson Hole symposium, they’re getting tired of being the only game in town.
August 24, 2016
Why Investment-Grade Credit Has More Left in the Tank
Macro factors like the Bank of England’s bond-buying program and such market conditions as an uptick in M&A point to favorable conditions for high-rated corporates.
August 17, 2016
Dollar Seen Set to Rally After First-Half Disappointment
Easing and hiccups elsewhere, combined with healthy domestic fundamentals, point to a stronger U.S. currency, analysts say.
August 11, 2016
Is Brexit Really to Blame for Falling Bank Shares?
The Bank of England’s policy moves after the Brexit vote have a greater effect on market trajectory than on the referendum itself.
August 4, 2016
Daily Agenda: Bank of England Cuts Rates; Concerns Over Italian Banks
New Jersey pension cuts hedge fund allocation; Goldman retirement fund parts ways with Och-Ziff; ANC loses ground in South African polls.
August 4, 2016
Daily Agenda: The Week Ahead, August 1 – 5, 2016
Chinese PMI in focus as PBOC considers further stimulus; the Olympics kick off in the midst of political scandal in Brazil
July 30, 2016
Blockchain Technology: Revolution or Evolution?
Although distributed ledger technology has the potential to eliminate the need for financial intermediaries, recent events suggest that may not happen.
July 21, 2016
Brexit Gives a Competitive Boost to U.K., Not a Negative Shock
A weak pound and freedom from EU regulatory strictures will stimulate the U.K. economy and leave the worst effects of the referendum to compound the euro zone’s woes.
July 19, 2016
Daily Agenda: Theresa May Has Her Post-Brexit Work Cut Out for Her
IMF warns over risks in Italian banks; the yen continues to slide as traders bet on more Abe stimulus.
July 12, 2016