The Day Today

"The Day Today" - 29 May 2014

* The arch-hawk of the BOE, Martin Weale, starts to flex his muscles, saying a gradual rise in rates would be 25bps per quarter. He doesn’t want to scare the dovish horses though,

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"The Day Today" - 27 May 2014

A full wrap of the ECB Forum below, but in other news:

* Charlie Bean might be leaving the BOE next month but he’s framing the argument currently ongoing at the MPC –…

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"The Day Today (Friday edition)"

* What Geithner Remembers and Investors Forget as Market Calm of ’07 Returns. ‘Yet just six years on and with zero-interest rates still in place, there’s talk of a Great Moderation 2.0,…

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"The (Election) Day Today" - 22 May 2014

* Russia signs $400bn gas supply contract with China – Gazprom will provide 38bn cubic metres of natural gas over a 30 year period  http://on.ft.com/1oUYIEp
 
* BBRG: The euro region maintained its uneven recovery this month as Germany helped drive a surge in services activity that offset a slowdown in manufacturing across the bloc….

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