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Euro: Storm Clouds Gather

Euro: Storm Clouds Gather

Italy Playing Game of Chicken with Market and European Authorities The budget fight in Italy has raised risk premia there -- seen through Italy’s rising bond yields.  The chart below shows the spread between Italy’s 10 year government bond yield and that of Germany. ...

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A Look at ECB and Euro: Favoring EUR Crosses

A Look at ECB and Euro: Favoring EUR Crosses

On January 11, 2018, the European Central Bank (“ECB”) released its December monetary policy meeting minutes. They were more hawkish than expected, which gave EURUSD a boost.  EURUSD rose from that point through February 1, 2018 – ie basically until the US equity...

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In case of Market Déjà vu – Use This

In case of Market Déjà vu – Use This

Amelia - deja vu_Blog2_Video from Amelia Bourdeau on Vimeo. Q1 was certainly an eventful time in the markets.  Macro trading reasserted itself. Hopefully, the volatility worked to your advantage.  It is possible, however, that there were Q1 trading days you would...

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Vlog 001

Vlog 001

Check out a short look at a Market Compass Manhattan day while we were trying to get up and running. Market Compass Vlog #001 from Amelia Bourdeau on Vimeo.

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