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As expected and for the sixth consecutive meeting, the FED has not raised its rates, preferring to wait for more signs of progress.


The FED releases its Beige Book eight times a year. Its purpose is to gather information on the economic conditions in each of the twelve areas (or “districts”) of the United States.


August's employment figures (NFP Report) should be examined closely, as according to Janet Yellen, a higher rate in September can still be expected.


It was a quiet trading session for the first anniversary of China’s Black Monday on the 24th of August 2015. One year ago, concerns about the health of the Chinese economy, the second economic power behind the United States, had caused a widespread sell-off.

The yield curve shape at different point in the economic cycle


Yield curves for a currency pair can reveal a wealth of valuable information. They tell you the expectations for the economies and the interest cycle.