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The market sees what it wants to see

Special report: BOE and ECB decisions preview

Today’s report: The market sees what it wants to see

The market was clearly looking for any dovish communications at all to feel good about pushing stocks higher and selling the US Dollar. Despite the Fed going ahead with the as expected 25 basis point rate hike and saying that further policy tightening was required, the focus was elsewhere.   read report

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Wake-up call

Fed pivot bets hold up into big day

Special report: FOMC decision preview

Today’s report: Fed pivot bets hold up into big day

We had seen some market jitters on Tuesday, before all of that quickly went away and we were right back to risk on flow. Today is a big day with the FOMC event risk upon us, and as things stand, investors have been mostly comfortable to make bets around pricing in a Fed pivot.   read report

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Wake-up call

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