Italy’s would-be coalition parties turned up the pressure on President Sergio Mattarella on Saturday to endorse their eurosceptic pick as economy minister, saying the only other option may be a new election. Mattarella has held […]
A combination of dampened risk sentiment amid concerns over Italy, trade wars and North Korea alongside extreme CHF positioning provide scope for CHF gains.
The eurozone’s central bankers want to maintain “a steady hand” as they continue to plan for the removal of their crisis-era stimulus amid concern that the slowdown in growth may prove more than a blip. […]
Earlier PIIE research examined whether rising interest rates might unleash a debt crisis in Italy. The answer was “no,” under two conditions: First, that rising interest rates reflected economic recovery; and second, that the Italian […]
The dollar lost momentum on Thursday following minutes of the Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting and the threat by U.S. President Donald Trump of imposing new tariffs on imported cars. While most policymakers thought it […]
Even though they are both anti-risk currencies, the Swiss Franc outpaced the Japanese Yen as Italy fears dented the Euro. The Australian Dollar may fall on RBA’s Lowe speech later on.
The dollar climbed versus the yen on Friday and set a new four-month peak, supported by a further rise in U.S. Treasury. U.S. benchmark 10-year yields reached a high of 3.128 percent on Friday, the […]
Attempts to form a government in Italy have been ongoing since the parliamentary elections in early March, and for a long time it looked like the only possible solutions were the formation of a short-term […]
Soft Eurozone inflation figures and the rise of a Euroskeptic government in Italy have the Euro on its back foot again today.
The Japanese Yen will likely find support as investors are unnerved by potential developments in Italy and North Korea.