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Mizuho Global Perspective - G4 forecast updates FY2019

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Mizuho Global Weekly Preview FY2019

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Mizuho Market Comment FY2019

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UK outlook - Brexit Part II

  • The conservative election victory means the UK will leave the EU on 31 January next year...
  • ...but there are still significant uncertainties with regard to the Free Trade Agreement and fiscal policy in 2020.
  • The lack of clarity on the near-term outlook likely means that the BoE will remain on hold...
  • ...ahead of the appointment of a new Governor in the next few weeks.

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Currency reports FY2019: Daily Yen Watch

Latest report in brief:

Back buying foreign bonds

  • Equities edge higher as USD/JPY pushes to 8-month high above 110.
  • Yields edge lower but soft 20yr auction weighs on the long end.
  • Government further delays its plans for a zero primary balance.
  • Huge foreign bond buying last week as geo-political tensions rise.
  • Read the full report - 17 January 2020


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