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MACRO VIEW COLUMNS: Traders Focus on Fed Dots, But Do They Matter Now?

(Bloomberg) — It’s become fashionable to downplay the balance sheet adjustment set to be announced at Wednesday’s FOMC meeting and instead focus on the economic projections –particularly the infamous “dot plot” of Fed funds rate forecasts. After all, the small reduction to portfolio reinvestment has been well-flagged for what seems …

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MACRO VIEW COLUMNS: Sterling Is Looking Vulnerable Into Cautious BOE

(Bloomberg) — Sterling initially rallied in the wake of higher-than-expected August inflation data, but it’s now looking particularly vulnerable to a central bank that’s likely to “see through the data.” Headline CPI in August rose 2.9% year-over-year, beating both the median forecast of 2.8% and the BOE’s projection of around …

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EUROPE DAYBOOK: EUROPEAN DAYBOOK & OVERNIGHT: ECB’s Constancio, U.K. CPI, Bonds

(Bloomberg) — European Central Bank Vice President Vitor Constancio speaks in Frankfurt. U.K. August inflation report due. Germany to issue bonds. WHAT TO WATCH: TOP OVERNIGHT NEWS: May’s Brexit Law Passes Hurdle But Rebels Demand Re-Writes May Asked Trump to Step in Over Boeing and Bombardier Dispute Nordea Denies Customers …

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