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Covid Crisis and Philippine Peso

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The Philippine peso is one of the few currencies that showed an appreciation greater than 1% against the dollar in the first half of 2020 [ Read all ]

Central Banks Back in Action Curb Uncertainty

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Risk aversion still prevails on financial markets, but central banks confirm their supportive stance. [ Read all ]

Euro, Dollar and the Pound: An Update

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Stability for the single currency, thanks to the action of the ECB and the European Commission; clouds on the horizon for the greenback and the pound. [ Read all ]

The March of the Epidemic in Brazil: What Prospects for the Real?

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Political tensions and health risk keep the real under pressure, in spite of some signs of the beginning of a turnaround. [ Read all ]

Bank of Russia’s parachute shields the rouble

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New mechanisms put in place by the Russian central bank to reduce the dependence of the rouble on the price of oil are proving effective in the aftermath of the Covid shock. [ Read all ]

The Thai Baht’s Turnaround

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The Covid-19 epidemic has inverted the long appreciation trend of the baht, but the economy is expected to weather the storm. [ Read all ]

Turkish Lira on a Slippery Slope

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The Covid epidemic could bring Turkey on the brink of a new currency crisis [ Read all ]

EM currencies and Covid crisis: the case of South Africa

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South Africa's fragile fiscal position worsens the outlook of its currency. [ Read all ]