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FX Daily
February 13, 2014 Posted by
The dollar fell after a report showed that retail sales in the U.S. were lower than expected last month. The weak numbers were affected by bad weather over the past month.
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FX Daily
February 12, 2014 Posted by
The pound rallied early after BOE Governor Carney reiterated his pledge to maintain a low rate environment, even as the U.K. economy has improved over the past year.
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FX Daily
February 11, 2014 Posted by
Fed Chairman Janet Yellen delivered her first testimony to Congress today, emphasizing that the labor market has improved but is far from being fully recovered. She also focused on maintaining continuity regarding QE and future reduction of asset purchases.
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FX Daily
February 10, 2014 Posted by
The yen strengthened for the first time in 3 days against the dollar and euro as traders fled for higher grounds after reports in France and Italy revealed weaker industrial production.
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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
February 07, 2014 Posted by
Yellen meets the parents, debt hits the ceiling, and investors shun the "great rotation."
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Observation Deck
February 03, 2014 Posted by
Observation Deck is a monthly newsletter published by the SVB Asset Management team. In this February 2014 issue our headline commentary, What Investors Can Expect in 2014, covers what to anticipate from the Fed in the year ahead with the confirmation of Janet Yellen as the new head of the central bank.
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Economic Outlook
January 31, 2014 Posted by

In Ben Bernanke's final meeting as Chairman of the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee, the Fed announced a second $10 billion reduction in monthly bond purchases and did not make any significant changes to the FOMC statement.

 

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CIO Vantage Point; Advisories
January 31, 2014 Posted by
In SVB’s Following the Fed video, we discuss the implications of the Fed’s recent meeting, the appointment of Janet Yellen as chair and the latest employment numbers.
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