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Emerging Markets: What has Changed

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Emerging Markets: What has Changed by Marc Chandler (from my colleague Dr. Win Thin) Moody's moved the outlook on Vietnam’s B1 rating from stable to positive. Nigeria’s central ...
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Markets Limp into Month End

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Markets Limp into Month End by Marc Chandler Equity markets are stalling into the end of the month. MSCI Asia-Pacific Index is snapping a six-day advance, and the ...
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Great Graphic: Gas and Oil

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Great Graphic: Gas and Oil by Marc Chandler This Great Graphic, made on Bloomberg, shows the past six months of oil and gas prices. The white line is ...
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Draghi Does Nothing and Talks about It

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Draghi Does Nothing and Talks about It by Marc Chandler As widely expected, the ECB left its key rates and asset purchase plan intact. It reiterated its forward ...
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Several Developments ahead of the ECB meeting

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Several Developments ahead of the ECB meeting by Marc Chandler The ECB meeting and the press conference that follows it is the main event. However, it has had ...
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What is the Bank of Japan to Do?

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What is the Bank of Japan to Do? by Marc Chandler The Bank of Japan is unlikely to change policy. Its current policy of targeting 10-year bond yields ...
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Euro Drivers

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Euro Drivers by Marc Chandler There is one variable that explains the euro movement better than any other single variable we have found. The US-Germany two-year interest rate ...
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Dollar Stabilizes Ahead of Trump and ECB

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Dollar Stabilizes Ahead of Trump and ECB by Marc Chandler The US dollar was marked down in response to the French election and saw some follow through selling ...
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NAFTA Trade Update: The US wrath has turned to Canada

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NAFTA Trade Update: The US wrath has turned to Canada by Marc Chandler The Trump Administration has switched gears. During the campaign through the inauguration, Trump picked on ...
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Longevity and Income

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Longevity and Income by Marc Chandler Americans do not like to talk about class. Many like to think that there are no classes in the US and that ...
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