Conference Board Leading Economic Index for China up 1.3% in June, to 294.0 Follows a 0.7% increase in May and a 1.1% increase in April Five of the six components contributed positively to the index in June Andrew Polk, resident … Continue reading
Prior close 6.2089 7-day repo has opened at 3.62% (prior close was 4.00%) Overnight repo has opened at 3.21% (prior close was 3.30%) PBOC not conducting repos today
Due at 0500GMT, Deputy Governor of the RBNZ Grant Spencer will speak in Auckland about the Bank’s review of prudential regulation.
From 2335GMT, panel participation by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the 2nd Latin America Australia Investors Forum, Sydney 0300GMT – Address by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the Anika Foundation Luncheon, Sydney. Stevens speaks each year here and uses … Continue reading
SNB says deal allows renminbi, swiss franc purchased up to CHF 21 bln swap deal prequisite for Swiss renminbi market swap effective for 3 years
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