ECB minutes overview

The ECB minutes from the July 21-22 meeting were released last week and they revealed a dovish central bank. The full minutes can be read here. The key aspect of…

RBNZ: Hawkish hold

It was always going to be a tough meeting with circumstances changing only hours before the RBNZ official cash rate decision. The discovery of a single COVID-19 case sent New…

What to expect from the RBNZ

The RBNZ surprised markets at their last rate meeting by announcing the end of bond tapering on July 23. That has now occurred. Furthermore, the last inflation print was the…

The BoE: Steady optimism remains

Once again the BoE has managed to steer an optimistic outlook without prompting an initial hawkish response from markets. However, there have been some tweaks to this statement which indicate…

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