Fed Studies Its Own Digital Currency

One of the biggest headlines yesterday came from the Federal Reserve of the United States. Fed’s Powell, its Chairman, said that the Fed is looking into the benefits of a digital currency.  At this point, read more…

A Chart to Remember

Today starts the OPEC-JMMC Meeting, and it is as good an opportunity as any other to remember the price of oil dropping below zero. It remains the theme of the year, a historical moment that read more…

A Week Full of Central Bankers’ Speeches

The week ahead is full of central bankers speaking at various events. Part of the forward guidance principle, central bankers’ communication is important to make sure financial market participants understand their message. ECB’s Lagarde already read more…

Democrat Europe or Anti-Trump Europe?

Financial markets wait for the most important event of the trading year to unfold – the U.S. elections. If the pandemic were not enough to bring uncertainty in financial markets, the American elections contribute to read more…

The Comeback Private Businesses

COVID-19 hit the world’s economy from all possible angles. It did so by creating huge unemployment, forcing solid small businesses to close, disrupting the way people work, and threatening the very functionality of our societies. read more…