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Financial Markets Today
INSIDE TODAY'S EDITION: NEWS & RUMOURS -- The Federal Open Market Committee left the fed funds rate unchanged in a 1.00-1.25% range, in line with market expectations. Additionally, the statement noted that in October, the Committee will initiate the balance sheet normalization progra...

EuroZone Today
INSIDE TODAY'S EDITION: NEWS & RUMOURS -- The Federal Open Market Committee left the fed funds rate unchanged in a 1.00-1.25% range, in line with market expectations. Additionally, the statement noted that in October, the Committee will initiate the balance sheet normalization progra...

Fixed Income Today
INSIDE TODAY'S EDITION: NEWS & RUMOURS -- UK retail sales showed a strong rise in August of 1.0% m/m, 2.4% y/y, vs market expectations for +0.2% and +1.1% respectively, up from upwardly revised 0.6% and 1.4% in July. -- According to a report in the FT, German Chancellor Mer...

Asian Regional Markets
NEWS & RUMOURS ANALYSIS BRAZIL: Despite further constructive dataflow, the BRL will be subject to greater volatility due to political risk ahead of the presidential election in October 2018. Yesterday the currency softened after a poll (by CNT/MDA) showed that former president Lul...

Eastern Europe Today
INSIDE TODAY'S EDITION: NEWS & RUMOURS -- The Federal Open Market Committee left the fed funds rate unchanged in a 1.00-1.25% range, in line with market expectations. Additionally, the statement noted that in October, the Committee will initiate the balance sheet normalization progra...

Technical Talk
OVERVIEW: Equities remain strong at the highs. Yields slowing on the recovery higher. US$ continuing a lackluster performance. The S&P 500 steady at the new highs of 2508, but the continued upside follow on is fairly constrained. High at 2508 with support at 2491/2488. The DXY continuing a...