THE DOMINO EFFECT OF THE OPR HIKE IN MALAYSIA

By Jason Loh Seong Wei and Rosihan Addin On May 11, 2022, the Monetary Policy Committee…

INDONESIA PALM OIL SHARES & RUPIAH HIT BY EXPORT BAN

Shares of some of Indonesia’s leading palm oil plantation companies and the rupiah currency dropped today…

BOJ SENDS YEN TO 20-YR LOW, AS EURO COMES UNDER PRESSURE

The dollar rose past the psychological level of 130 yen today for the first time since…

USD STEADIES AFTER HITTING 20-YEAR HIGH ON YEN

The dollar rose today to a fresh 20-year high against the Japanese yen and tested a…

THE RUSSIAN THREAT TO USD IS NOTHING BUT A FANTASY

By Maximilian Hess We are not witnessing the dawn of a new post-dollar world. Western sanctions…

TREASURY YIELD UP TO 2.75%, FIRST TIME SINCE 2019

Treasury 10-year yields climbed to 2.75% for the first time since March 2019 as investors price…

GBP ON A 2-WEEK HIGH VS EURO

Sterling rose versus the euro today to an almost two-week high against the single currency with…

USD NEAR 2-YR HIGH

The dollar hovered near two-year highs against a basket of major currencies today after meeting minutes…

USD EDGES HIGHER AHEAD OF PAYROLLS, RESUMES CLIMB VS YEN

The dollar extended a rebound versus major peers today, also resuming its rally against the yen,…

WEAKENING YEN en ADDING PRESSURE TO CHANGE POLICY

As the Yen rapidly depreciates above USDJPY=120, the unintended consequences of the Bank of Japan (BoJ)’s…