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Bullard, Evans, Dudley and Gold

sunshineprofits.com / ARKADIUSZ SIEROŃ / AUGUST 11, 2017

This week, a few FOMC members delivered speeches. What do they imply for the gold market?

On Monday, James Bullard, St. Louis Fed President, said that the low inflation may not be temporary, so the Fed can leave interest rates unchanged:

“The current level of the policy […]

Dollar View: Discipline or Stubbornness

marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / July 26, 2017

The US dollar is sitting near multi-month lows against the major European currencies and the dollar bloc. Where does this leave our strategic view of the third significant dollar rally since the collapse of Bretton Woods? The dollar bear market ended in 2007-2008 when extremes […]

Leading Indicators Not Suggesting Imminent Market Peak, Recession

financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 07/24/2017

Several skeptics responded to our piece last week looking at the yield curve as a leading indicator (see Yield Curve Not Suggesting Imminent Market Peak, Recession) by saying that the yield curve is no longer reliable because of the Fed’s distortions on the market.

This was essentially the same […]

Emerging Markets Week Ahead Preview

marctomarket.com / Dr. Win Thin / Jul 23, 2017

EM FX was mixed on Friday, but largely firmer over the entire week. Top performers were BRL, KRW, and ZAR, while the worst were ARS, MXN, and RUB. FOMC meeting this week poses some potential risks to the global liquidity story that’s supporting EM. Within EM, […]

Questions

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Joseph Y. Calhoun via Alhambra Investments / July 18, 2017

Why is inflation ex-food and energy considered core? Isn’t food and gas about as core as it gets for most people? Why do economists think it is important to stabilize the price of luxuries but not the price of needs? As a […]

Bank Of America Explains What Federer’s Victory Means For Fed Monetary Policy

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 16, 2017 3:37 PM

On Sunday, Roger Federer did what many in recent years said was impossible, when he won his record, 8th Wimbledon title, defeating Croatia’s Cilic in straight sets.

Away from the court, the victory may be an ominous sign for EM bears. As Bloomberg’s […]

Why Wages Are So Weak – A Thought Experiment

zerohedge.com / by Steven Englander via Rafiki Capital Management / Jul 10, 2017 8:00 PM

A thought experiment on why wages are so weak

I propose a microeconomic rationale for why macro wage performance is so weak, despite tight labor markets. The idea is that we are getting paid less for our job-specific knowledge […]

Rand Tumbles On Report South Africa Seeks To Nationalize Central Bank

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 5, 2017

The South African rand has tumbled following a report confirming recent speculation that South Africa’s ruling African National Congress will propose that the country’s central bank, the Reserve Bank be nationalized and wholly owned by the state, according to three people familiar with the discussions […]

Banks Begin To Mutiny Against The Fed: “If We Are Right, Central Banks Will Be Wrong”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 1, 2017

It has been a trying time for the world’s central bankers, who for decades have been used to the “high finance” community’s adulation, derived from the deliverance of policy wrapped in so much opacity, gibberish and contradictions, that neither the central bankers, nor the […]

Run on Dollar and Yen Continues

marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / June 29, 2017

The main driver of the foreign exchange market is the continued reassessment of the trajectory of monetary policy in the UK, EMU, and Canada. The OIS market does not show that higher rates are discounted for the next policy meeting (August, September, and July respectively), […]

Get Ready For “QT1”: A First Look At The Fed’s Hidden Policy

zerohedge.com / by James Rickards via The Daily Reckoning / Jun 25, 2017 3:30 PM

The Federal Reserve is now setting out on a new path for quantitative tightening (QT) after nine years of unconventional quantitative (QE) easing policy. It is the evil twin of QE which was used to ease monetary conditions when interest […]

Hong Kong Warns: Its Housing Bubble is a “Dangerous Situation”

wolfstreet.com / by Wolf Richter / Jun 20, 2017

The HK financial system is “very strong” and “can withstand an adjustment in the property market.”

The Hong Kong dollar is pegged to the US dollar. Hong Kong’s monetary policy is follows the Fed’s monetary policy. The Fed has embarked on a tightening cycle, raising […]

Officials Fill Vacuum of Data to Drive FX Market

marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / June 20, 2017

The light economic calendar has cleared the field to allow officials to clarify their positions. Yesterday it was NY Fed President Dudley and Chicago Fed Evans who argued that economic conditions continued to require a gradual removal of accommodation. The Fed’s Vice Chairman Fischer did […]

NY Fed’s Dudley: “Remain Calm!! All Is Well! Flattening Yield Curve Is NOT A Bad Sign For The Economy!!”

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Anthony B Sanders via Confounded Interest / June 19, 2017

The New York Fed’s President and CEO William (Bill) Dudley just uttered one of the silliest statements of all time at a business forum in Plattsburgh, New York.

(Bloomberg) — Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley sounded a […]

When Will Janet Live Up To Her Reputation?

zerohedge.com / by Kevin Muir via The Macro Tourist blog / Jun 14, 2017 12:11 PM

I am asking you to put aside all your notions about monetary policy for a moment, and think about the next couple of points with an open mind. Forget about scary Central Bank balance sheets. Fight the urge […]

Paul Singer: The Financial System Is Not Sound (Video)

schiffgold.com / BY SCHIFFGOLD / JUNE 9, 2017

Billionaire investor Paul Singer says the financial system is no more sound than it was in 2008. In fact, he contends that in many cases, it is more leveraged than it was leading up to the 2008 crash.

During an interview at the Bloomberg Invest New […]

Next Asset Bubble Cracks: It’s so Big even the Fed is Fretting

wolfstreet.com / by Wolf Richter / Jun 7, 2017

Commercial Real Estate’s boom-and-bust cycle heads south.

Commercial real estate’s eight-year boom reached such breath-taking levels that even the Fed has been pointing it out as one of the reasons for tightening monetary policy. The Fed is worried because of the size of the sector, its […]

All You Need To Know How To Trade This “Market” In Five Words

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jun 5, 2017

Remember when buoyed by the ever present specter of QE, stocks would levitate no matter what happened, because “good news was good, but bad news was better”? Well, according to BofA, we are right back where we started.

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From BofA:

All news is […]

Ticking, (Short-Fuse) Time Bombs For The “Challenging” Central Banking Industry

milesfranklin.com / by Andrew Hoffman / May 9, 2017

In yesterday’s “who’s more bullish for Precious Metals – Macron or Le Pen?,” I started with nearly five pages of cold, hard facts – proving across-the-board market manipulation of essentially all Western markets. Which, for the sole purpose of prolonging a terminally ill monetary status […]

Chris Whalen: “The Dollar Super-Cycle Ends”

zerohedge.com / by Chris Whalen via InstitutionalRiskAnalyst.com / May 3, 2017 1:06 PM

What do the US residential housing market, the stock market and the dollar all have in common? All of these markets represent bubbles created and driven by the aggressive social engineering of the Federal Open Market Committee.

We live in an […]

Here Is What You Need to Know As We Kickoff Trading In The Month Of May

kingworldnews.com / May 01, 2017

Here is what people need to know as we kickoff trading in the month of May…

Here is what Peter Boockvar wrote as the world awaits the next round of monetary madness: This week has a bit of everything that is important: politics (yes, the government will remain open […]

Act Accordingly

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Jeffrey P. Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners / April 18, 2017

The textbook says that whenever the central bank raises its policy rate that means tightening. Actual experience over more than just this last lost decade demonstrates that at the very least it is much more complicated than that. There is […]

Chaos Coming To A Market Near You This Summer

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Lee Adler via The Daily Reckoning / April 18, 2017

This post Chaos Coming To A Market Near You This Summer appeared first on Daily Reckoning.

[This post is from Lee Adler. To find out more about his work – visit Wall Street Examiner by clicking HERE.]

This month the Fed […]

Jim Rickards: The Numbers Impacting the Fed

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Craig Wilson via The Daily Reckoning / April 10, 2017

Jim Rickards joined Stephen Guilfoyle on The Street to discuss his latest take on the numbers that will move the Fed in through its decision making process. During the conversation Jim Rickards and Mr. Guilfoyle, also known as “Sarge” on Wall Street, […]

Trump Continues to Ignore Monetary Policy — And It Will Cost Him

mises.org / Brendan Brown / April 5, 2017

We’re now three months into the new administration and more than a year on from the start of a powerful late-cycle monetary stimulus (otherwise described as “the Yellen Put” in which all planned rate rises for 2016 were halted) by the Federal Reserve. But, we haven’t […]