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Currency wars always a favourite - BBH

FXStreet (Barcelona) - Marc Chandler, Global Head of Currency Strategy at Brown Brothers Harriman explained that outside of that occasional journalist reference, there is not much talk of "currency wars."

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"NY Fed President Dudley did comment earlier this week about the foreign exchange market, but a close reading of what he said does not show a resistance to dollar strength."

"First, his comments were conditional. He prefaced his remarks with "if the dollar strengthens a lot." Second, his comments were typical boilerplate stuff: A significant appreciation of the dollar would have consequences for growth and inflation, and this would have to be taken into account in setting monetary policy."

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