from MacroScope:

Yellen faces her biggest test after years of Fed coddling markets

September 23, 2015

A trader works underneath a television screen showing Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen announcing that the Federal Reserve will leave interest rates unchanged on the floor of the New York Stock ExchangeThey say every top central banker faces a "test," and this may be it for Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

from MacroScope:

Stronger dollar still set to fuel inflation in Latin America, despite weak growth

September 10, 2015

A customer selects bananas as others buy goods at a fruit and vegetable store in CaracasFor months, Latin America's inflation has been surprisingly steady given the steep drop of their currencies. Weak growth helped curb prices - but that may be about to change.

from Breakingviews:

Euro is poor yardstick for euro existential stress

June 22, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from MacroScope:

Emerging market stocks look more resilient to a Fed rate hike

April 9, 2015

Members of the Legio X Fretensis (Malta) re-enactment group take part in a display of ancient Roman army life at Fort Rinella in Kalkara, outside Valletta

Expectations may have been pushed to later this year for when the U.S. Federal Reserve will hike interest rates, but a repeat of another steep sell-off in emerging market stocks appears unlikely as much has already been priced in - and because of the stronger dollar.

from Breakingviews:

Bitcoin’s defects will hasten its demise in 2015

December 26, 2014

By Martin Hutchinson

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Barclays’ forex delay looks like bad news

November 12, 2014

By George Hay

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Dollar set to take pound’s strong currency title

August 6, 2014

By Swaha Pattanaik

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Rouble hard to defend against Putin’s attacks

March 14, 2014

By Pierre Briançon

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from MacroScope:

China at a crossroads on yuan internationalization project

September 3, 2013

As China marks the third anniversary of the first ever bond sale by a foreign company denominated in renminbi, questions are rife on what lies next for the offshore yuan market.

from Breakingviews:

QE-lenient world gives Vietnam financial pardon

November 6, 2012

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.