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FX Update: Turkey’s new Course and Competitiveness in the post-Covid World

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Emerging markets Covid-19 Turkish lira Exchange rate risk Uncertainty Central banks South-east Asia Asia Exchange rate Exchange rates

The recent strengthening of South Korean won and Thai baht is starting to be perceived as a risk factor by national authorities, in the current delicate phase of economic recovery [ Read all ]

The Turkish lira roller-coaster

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Covid-19 Exchange rate Emerging markets Turkish lira Uncertainty Exchange rate risk Economic policy Central banks Exchange rates

On the brink of a new currency crisis, the Erdogan administration announces a change of course in terms of economic policy [ Read all ]

US Elections: Financial Markets' Reaction and the Impact on the Dollar

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Emerging markets Covid-19 Exchange rate risk Great Lockdown Dollar United States of America Chinese yuan Economic policy Uncertainty Slowdown Central banks Exchange rate Exchange rates

Financial markets are pricing a Democratic victory and a split Congress: the dollar weakens and risk appetite is back on the scene [ Read all ]

Focus on EM Currencies: the Rand Recovers Ground, but Risk Remains

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Covid-19 Africa Exchange rate Great Lockdown Dollar Emerging markets Exchange rate risk Central banks Exchange rates

The South African currency benefits from risk sentiment, but its stability could be endangered by a deterioration in its already fragile fiscal position [ Read all ]

Focus on EM Currencies: Fiscal Uncertainty Weighs on the Real

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Emerging markets Covid-19 Latin America Brazilian real Exchange rate risk Economic policy Uncertainty Central banks Exchange rate Exchange rates

The Brazilian currency reflects markets' worries over the state of health of public finances, with regard to a new social welfare program [ Read all ]

Russian Ruble: a Perfect Storm?

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Covid-19 Exchange rate Russian rouble Uncertainty Exchange rate risk Central banks Exchange rates

The dynamics of the exchange rates of Russian ruble, South African rand and Brazilian real can constitute an indirect measure of the uncertainty affecting the EM economies [ Read all ]

Change of Course in Turkey?

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Covid-19 Exchange rate Emerging markets Turkish lira Exchange rate risk Economic policy Central banks Exchange rates

After 2 years, monetary policy is back on the scene to confront the threat of a new currency crisis [ Read all ]

The Ascent of the Yuan: a Change of Strategy?

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Covid-19 Exchange rate Asia Chinese yuan Central banks Exchange rates

Over the summer, Chinese yuan has strengthened by more than 5% against the dollar. [ Read all ]

Brexit Saga: Approaching the Endgame

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Euro Exchange rate risk Pound Uncertainty Brexit Central banks Eurozone Europe Exchange rate Exchange rates

The British government’s latest move on Brexit leads the pound’s exchange rate risk on the rise; meanwhile, the ECB delivers soft comments on the strong euro, but keeps it in check [ Read all ]