Abandon your Christmas shopping cart, grab a cup of coffee, and sit on your favourite couch, because next week is bringing an abundance of market events, including three monetary policy reports by the Federal Reserve, the Bank of Japan, and the Reserve Bank of Australia. Without further ado, let’s take a look at what the fuss is all about.
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Next week, some of the top events that are poised to steal the market spotlights include:
- Treasury Currency Report (USD);
- Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes (AUD);
- EU Economic Summit (EUR).
Ready to find out what else next week has in store for all financial aficionados?
Brew a cup of coffee, find a comfortable chair, and let’s dig right in.
On Wednesday, the US Federal Reserve hiked the interest rates by a quarter point to 2.25%, a fund target rate not reached since the 2008 economic crisis.
But while we cautiously keep an eye on credit card rates, house prices, and our retirement savings, it’s also worth checking out next week’s potential market shifters, of which there are many: Manufacturing PMI (GBP), Unemployment Rate (USD), RBA Rate Statement (AUD) and more.
Weekly Overview (17 – 21 September 2018): Economists worldwide pace nervously as FOMC meeting approaches
Last week, all eyes were set on the upcoming FOMC meeting, with many financial analysts warning that the spreads between short-term and long-term debt rates have shrunk to lows not seen since the infamous 2008 financial crisis.
The upcoming week will carry a great deal of importance to business circles worldwide, with next Wednesday (26.09) stealing the spotlights with a staggering amount of 10 market-shifting events.
Find out what these are and what else will be going on next week in this weekly report.