Questions tagged [eurodollar]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
1answer
29 views

Relationship between Treasury yield and dollar

I understand it is common sense that treasury yield goes up, the dollar goes up as well due to the fact that domestic/foreign money are attracted to the higher yield therefore they need to buy more US ...
0
votes
1answer
58 views

What, in the most literal sense, are eurodollars?

There are readily available "definitions" including on this site, but I want to know what they are in a concrete sense. Because the definitions make them basically sound like just ...
5
votes
1answer
66 views

What is the definition of Eurodollar?

What are Eurodollars? How are they distinct from plain old dollars? Asking as an interested but non-specialist outsider, though I do know what demand deposits are and am familiar with the conversation ...
1
vote
0answers
34 views

Will there be any significant impact if oil was priced/traded in another currency other than USD?

There is an abundance of conspiracy theories online that the USD is propped up in part by the fact that oil is traded in USD, and that countries which think about allowing trades in a different ...
2
votes
1answer
79 views

Why would a common currency such as the Euro that can't be devalued be incentive for banks to lend money to a country?

I'm reading an article that is claiming that when the Euro was created, banks began lending more money to countries than before because as the Euro is a common currency across many countries one ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Which institutions are in the eurodollar market?

My main question is: how much of the eurodollar market is claims issued by depository institutions or Bank Holding Companies? It's about a $4tn market, but who's in it? Who is funding themselves in ...
1
vote
2answers
902 views

How will the Brexit affect the Euro and the Pound?

The question is the title: How will the brexit affect the euro and the pound? It looks like GBP is facing a tough situation. It is at its lowest value since 1985. Has GBP dropped permanently(or for a ...
1
vote
0answers
81 views

Why is inflation rate so low in euro zone?

Inflation rate for Eurozone in December 2015 was 0.2%. In November 2015 it was 0.1%. Meanwhile ECBs target is annual 2% and it seems that ECB does everything it can to push the inflation to the target....
1
vote
0answers
42 views

Is Eurodollar borrowing close substitute for Fed funds borrowing?

It is often stated that eurodollar borrowing is clost substitute for Fed funds borrowing. In other words, when US banks cannot fund themselves domestically, they might go to the eurodollar market and ...
0
votes
1answer
310 views

If Eurodollar never leaves U.S., then what do we mean by bring eurodollar on shore

We already know that Eurodollar never leaves U.S. But then what do the media mean when they say bringing U.S. dollar offshore (eurodollar) onshore? Isn't it always onshore? (Let us omit the real ...