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Swedish Krona at Risk after Market Sets High Bar for Riksbank Rate Decision

  • Written by James Skinner
  • Category: News

The Swedish Krona has fallen to within striking distance of its coronavirus crisis lows so far in the year and could be at risk of further losses in the week ahead unless the Riksbank is able to convince a hawkish market of its plan for containing rising rates of inflation in Sweden’s economy.

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Swedish Krona Analysts Worry About Outlook Ahead of Riksbank Decision 

  • Written by James Skinner
  • Category: News

The Swedish Krona is the second worst performing major currency of the year and local analysts are worried about the outlook ahead of September's Sveriges Riskbank interest rate decision, which is set to be announced next week and ahead of a series of other central bank policy pronouncements.

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A Strengthening Ruble Belies a Russian Import Crisis

  • Written by Gary Howes
  • Category: News

Russian Ruble

The Russian Ruble is strengthening, but this is not a sign of economic strength and is in fact symptomatic of what can best be described as an import crisis.

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