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US 5-year notes expected to sell near 1.730%

US 5-year notes expected to sell near 1.730%

4 minutes ago (Adam Button)

The when-issued bid on the 5-year notes is at 1.730%. Anything above 1.715% will be the highest since May 2011. Last month, direct bids shot to 23.1% from 10-12% over the previous 8 months and something similar could spark a … Continue reading → »

In Ukraine: Breaking up would be a hard thing to do

In Ukraine: Breaking up would be a hard thing to do

22 minutes ago (Adam Button)

This map of Ukraine has been doing the rounds and it points to a clear dividing line in Ukraine. The reality is much more complicated. First of all, ‘Russian speaking majority’ includes many people who also speak Ukranian and in … Continue reading → »

More evidence of the ticking environmental time bomb in China

More evidence of the ticking environmental time bomb in China

44 minutes ago (Adam Button)

Last week the Chinese environment ministry said 16% of China’s soil contains higher-than-permitted levels of pollution. Now, the ministry of land and resources says 59.6% of the nation’s water is either moderately or seriously polluted. That’s up 2.2 percentage points … Contin... »

ECB’s Nowotny says rate cut could be part of a package of ECB measures

ECB’s Nowotny says rate cut could be part of a package of ECB measures

57 minutes ago (Adam Button)

Comments from Nowotny on Bloomberg: Sees no urgent need for ECB action Any ECB measures should wait until at least June He sees no prospect of deflation in eurozone The bolded comment about June is probably the most noteworthy. Some … Continue reading → »

NZD/USD Holds 0.8550 Support- Need Hawkish RBNZ for Higher High

NZD/USD Holds 0.8550 Support- Need Hawkish RBNZ for Higher High

58 minutes ago (David Song, Currency AnalystGregory Marks,)

The NZD/USD appears to be carving a higher low as it holds above the 0.8550 region, but we will need a hawkish RBNZ policy statement to see a higher high. »

ECB’s Hansson says ready to act if inflation misses

ECB’s Hansson says ready to act if inflation misses

4:34pm today (Adam Button)

The next main event on the European calendar is German CPI on April 29. Hansson is the governor of Estonia’s central bank and he’s rarely in the headlines but spoke with the Wall Street Journal. “We see that, if inflation … Continue reading → »

Bonds signal the party is over

Bonds signal the party is over

4:22pm today (Adam Button)

Treasury yields are falling today, pointing to the ebb in US dollar strength — especially against the yen. 10-year yields are down 3 bps to 2.67%, the lowest in six days. »

Cable spills through 1.6770 to one-week low

Cable spills through 1.6770 to one-week low

3:57pm today (Adam Button)

Worries about the US dollar and the housing market have been non-nonchalantly brushed aside and the US dollar is broadly stronger. That’s been reflected in GBP/USD declines as the pair hit stops below 1.6780/70 in a quick move down to … Continue reading → »

Dominoes teetering in Ukraine

Dominoes teetering in Ukraine

3:49pm today (Adam Button)

Russia says the US and Ukraine are distorting last week’s Geneva agreement. They say Ukraine needs to immediately withdraw military units from the Eastern part of the country and seek an inclusive dialogue with all parties. Instead, the leadership in … Continue reading → »

US crude oil inventories +3.52m vs +2.28m expected

US crude oil inventories +3.52m vs +2.28m expected

3:30pm today (Adam Button)

Not a big miss but it’s a fresh reason to sell oil. Gasoline stockpiles down 0.27m vs -1.71m expected Distillates down 0.46m vs 0.60m expected WTI crude fell toward the lows of the day after the report. Yesterday crude fell … Continue reading → »

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