Tag: Central

JPMorgan backs loonie versus yen amid Central Bank triple crown

A trio of central bank policy decisions in the days ahead has JPMorgan Chase & Co. bracing for Canadian dollar gains versus the yen. Consensus expectations are for the Federal Reserve to cut rates this week, and for the Bank of Canada and Bank of Japan to hold steady. JPMorgan economist Hiroshi Ugai, however, said…

How climate change is scaring central banks

Bank of England governor Mark Carney was in no mood for laughter as he stood in his tuxedo before the great and good of the British insurance industry. “I’m going to give you a speech without a joke, I’m afraid,” Carney began his remarks on the night of Sept. 29, 2015, at Lloyd’s of London.…

Triennial Central Bank Survey of Foreign Exchange and Derivatives Market Activity in Canada during April 2019

In April, the Bank of Canada and 52 other central banks and monetary authorities conducted the latest triennial survey of turnover activity in the foreign exchange (FX) and over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets in their respective countries. This worldwide effort was coordinated by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) to obtain global, comprehensive and consistent information…