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What to expect from today’s Bank of England meeting

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he pound edged modestly higher verus its peers on Wednesday as investors bet on a potentially hawkish message from the Bank of England this afternoon.

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Matthew Ryan
Pound jumps as market tempers BoE rate cut chances

The Bank of England will be announcing its policy decision on Thursday, and while no new projections or Inflation Report will be released, investors will be watching closely.

Matthew Ryan 23 June 2021 4 min

US Dollar slips ahead of key nonfarm payrolls report

The Federal Reserve struck a much more hawkish tone than expected last week, sending the US dollar higher against its peers.

Matthew Ryan 22 June 2021 3 min

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The Federal Reserve struck a much more hawkish tone than expected last week, sending the US dollar higher against its peers.

Enrique Díaz-Álvarez 21 June 2021 3 min

Federal Reserve

Enrique Díaz-Álvarez 17 June 2021 4 min.

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Thursday’s scorchingly hot US inflation reading for May ensures that this week’s FOMC meeting will come under added scrutiny from investors.

Enrique Díaz-Álvarez 15 June 2021

The blow-out inflation report out of the US outshone the ECB June meeting, but the market reaction was counterintuitive, to put it mildly.

Enrique Díaz-Álvarez 14 June 2021

Thursday was an eventful day for the FX market but, somewhat surprisingly, most of the major currencies ended London trading not too far from where they began it.

Matthew Ryan 11 June 2021 4 min

Mario Draghi prepares for swansong as ECB President

Yesterday's ECB announcement delivered an unsurprisingly non-committal message from President Lagarde, although the meeting itself was far from a non-event.

Matthew Ryan 11 June 2021 2 min

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented a challenging period for the gulf currencies, particularly following the slump in oil prices at the start of the crisis. Read our Special Report to find out what to expect from SAR, AED, QAR, OMR, BHD, AED, KWD, EGP, and TRY.

Enrique Díaz-Álvarez 10 June 2021 17 min.