BoJ won’t change the quantity of bond purchases in April

Bank of Japan keeps planned bond purchase amounts for April unchanged from March. Below is the breakdown of BOJ’s bond buying plan. The figures refer to planned purchase amounts per operation: Twice a month Up to 1 year: 10b to 100b yen Six times a month 1 to 3 years: 200b to 300b yen 3 to 5 years: […]

EU – Interest rate decision without change 0% vs 0%

Actual data: 0% Expected data: 0% Previous data: 0% *In the case of economic news, investment banks, market makers and prime brokers may quote broader spreads, sharp moves, gaps, and possible execution at a price different from the stated (the first possible market price). In the first few seconds, performance may be delayed due to […]

H. Kuroda: ” BOJ will persistently continue powerful monetary easing”

Delay in achieving 2% inflation target is regrettable. “Japan’s economy is expanding very smoothly, needs persistent monetary easing. No plan for a comprehensive assessment at this point. Continuing powerful easing is essential for reaching 2% inflation target.” said the central banker. Source: Bloomberg Pro Terminal Trader Bozhidar Arabadzhiev

UK – Average earning according expectations 2.5% vs 2.5%

Actual data: 2.5% Expected data: 2.5% Previous data: 2.5% *In the case of economic news, investment banks, market makers and prime brokers may quote broader spreads, sharp moves, gaps, and possible execution at a price different from the stated (the first possible market price). In the first few seconds, performance may be delayed due to […]

Germany – PPI above expectations 0.5% vs 0.3%

Actual data: 0.5% Expected data: 0.3% Previous data: 0.2% *In the case of economic news, investment banks, market makers and prime brokers may quote broader spreads, sharp moves, gaps, and possible execution at a price different from the stated (the first possible market price). In the first few seconds, performance may be delayed due to […]

Japan – Manufacturing PMI below expectations 54.0 vs 54.2

Actual data: 54.0 Expected data: 54.2 Previous data: 54.2 *In the case of economic news, investment banks, market makers and prime brokers may quote broader spreads, sharp moves, gaps, and possible execution at a price different from the stated (the first possible market price). In the first few seconds, performance may be delayed due to […]

Non-farm Payrolls above expectations 228K vs. 200K expected

Expected data: 261k Previous data: 200k Actual: 228K   *In the case of economic news, investment banks, market makers and prime brokers may quote broader spreads, sharp moves, gaps, and possible execution at a price different from the stated (the first possible market price). In the first few seconds, performance may be delayed due to […]

Australia – Trade balance below expectations 0.105 bln. vs 1.410 bln

Actual data: 0.105 bln. Expected data: 1.410 bln. Previous data: 1.745 bln. *In the case of economic news, investment banks, market makers and prime brokers may quote broader spreads, sharp moves, gaps, and possible execution at a price different from the stated (the first possible market price). In the first few seconds, performance may be […]