Monthly Archives: October 2008

What’s Movin’ Markets – Friday, October 31st

Bank of Japan Cuts Interest Rates to 0.3%; Shirakawa Casts Deciding Vote (Bloomy) Japan BOJ’s Shirakawa Says Three Dissenters Wanted Larger Rate Cut (Bloomy)                 Asian Stocks Fall, Snapping Record Rally, on Earnings, Metals (Bloomy)              U.K. Consumer Confidence Drops Close to … Continue reading

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What’s Movin’ Markets – Thursday, October 30th

Asian Stocks (WEI), Currencies Advance on Interest-Rate Cuts; Commodities Rally (Bloomy) Treasury Notes Decline as Stocks Advance, U.S. Prepares Five-Year Auction (Bloomy) Treasury, FDIC Consider $500 Billion to Back Mortgages, Slow Foreclosures (Bloomy) ECB Loans to Banks Top $1 Trillion … Continue reading

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What’s Movin’ Markets – Wednesday, October 29th

China Cuts Interest Rates for Third Time in 2 Months (Bloomy) U.S. Treasuries Advance on Forecasts for 75-Basis-Point Interest-Rate Cut (Bloomy) Fed May Cut Rate to 1% in `Very Aggressive’ Response to Crumbling Economy (Bloomy) World According to TARP No … Continue reading

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