The Day Today

"The Day Today" - 6 March

* Fed Beige Book tells us what we suspected:   ‘The Federal Reserve said the economy
in most regions grew last month even as harsh winter weather impeded hiring, disrupted supply chains and kept customers away from stores and auto dealerships.’…

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"The Day Today" - 4 March

* Markets seem happier on the news that Putin ‘orders troops back to bases after scheduled military exercises end’, though announcing the end of the something that was nothing doesn’t seem a significant reason to jump for joy….

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"The Day Today" - 26 Feb 2014

* As the Chinese yuan sells off for almost the 6th day in a row (Monday being the only reprieve), Gavyn Davies in the FT explores the suggestion that this may be a significant shift in China’s exchange rate strategy –…

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