American mortgage applications tacked on for the first time for five weeks because most home borrowing costs kept to their lowest value for 10 months…
Bank of England’s Meeting
|The British pound was aggressively sold after the previous Bank of England’s meeting. In August, the UK central bank left the benchmark interest rate unchanged at 0.25%. Only 2 members of the Monetary Policy Committee voted for a rate hike compared to 3 policymakers in July. The amount of government and corporate bond purchases was also maintained at the same level.|
|Despite the expectations of hawkish comments, the regulator, on the contrary, sounded dovish blaming lower growth expectations on Brexit uncertainty. Has the mood of the UK central bank lifted? We will find out at 14:00 MT time on September 14.|
The releases of employment change and the unemployment rate for Australia are expected on February 21, at 2:30 MT time.
The release of the Federal open market committee (FOMC) meeting minutes is scheduled on February 20, at 21.00 MT time.
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Japan's March real wages went down at the fastest pace in nearly two years, weighed by minor nominal pay lifts as well as a moderate ascend in consumer prices, thus posing a setback for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's tries to revitalize the Japanese…