Comentat de doru stoian la 2009-03-25 18:06:45
" ... The dollar is tanking on remarks by Treasury Sec Geither
saying that he is open to the use of a SDR linked system. His remarks
come after PBOC Gov Zhou Monday called for the establishment of a
super-national reserve currency to stabilize international monetary
systems. Zhou suggested that the role of the IMF's Special Drawing
Rights be expanded beyond their current weightings in dollars, euros,
sterling and yen. Zhou also proposed that the FX basket used to value
the SDR be weighted according to the GDP of participating countries.
Last night, in response to a question about Chinese comments, Pres Obama
said: "As far as confidence in the U.S. economy or the dollar I would
just point out that the dollar is extraordinarily strong right now. And
the reason the dollar is strong right now, is because investors consider
the United States the strongest economy in the world with the most
stable political system in the world..."
Comentat de doru stoian la 2009-03-25 18:08:42
.. si dolarul american se va intari in continuare fata de toate valutele internationale, inclusiv fata de euro !