Posted Aug 25, 23:18

Central Banking in a Black Hole

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BoJ Core CPI (y/y) Aug 26 05:00
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At some point on Friday, the 'Summer Doldrums' will come to an end as Yellen speaks and August nears its end. The waiting game was in fashion Thursday as markets traded in tight ranges and the euro led with the pound lagging. Japanese CPI is due up ahead of Jackson Hole. There are 9 Premium trades currently in progress, 2 metals, 2 indices and 5 in FX ahead of next week's US jobs report.

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