Tag: interest rates

Interest rates are one of the most followed metrics in the financial world. They are also one of the most useful monetary policy tools that the central banks have to fight inflation.
USD/CAD jumps as Bank of Canada pauses rate hikes

USD/CAD jumps as Bank of Canada pauses rate hikes

The Canadian dollar slipped today, weakened by the BoC's decision to halt the rate hikes.
US bonds drop again, yields advance

US bonds drop again, yields advance

It looks like a short relief rally in bond yields, but the downtrend will likely continue soon.
Is gold losing the steam?

Is gold losing the steam?

After the strong uptrend from the beginning of the year, gold could signal the first sign of losing steam.
Stocks outlook for 2023: is turning point ahead?

Stocks outlook for 2023: is turning point ahead?

The stock market sell off is eager for a turn around in 2023. There are many factors which will decide when. Let's take a look.
Focus on central banks: what to expect from Fed in 2023?

Focus on central banks: what to expect from Fed in 2023?

This year, investors are expecting the Federal Reserve to be more cautious with its monetary policy. But will it?
The 8th Wonder of the World – what is compounding effect?

The 8th Wonder of the World – what is compounding effect?

Compounding effect is the 8th Wonder of the World according to Albert Einstein. But, why did he think so?
Gold awaits fresh data to move- where will inflation send it?

Gold awaits fresh data to move- where will inflation send it?

The volatility from 2022 can continue in 2023. China's new Covid outbreak, the war in Ukraine, and the next Fed's rate can move the price of gold significantly.
US bond yields remain pressured

US bond yields remain pressured

The bond yields continue to decline, suggesting investors think the Fed's hiking cycle is over and a recession is coming.
USD/JPY at critical technical crossroads

USD/JPY at critical technical crossroads

The greenback is trying to recover from the recent selling pressure. However, it stays below previous lows, implying the weakness of bulls.
Nasdaq soars amid dovish Powell and terrible macro data

Nasdaq soars amid dovish Powell and terrible macro data

Investors cheered today's miserable US data, along with the dovish Powell's conference.