News

Investing.com – Investing.com – The dollar was lower against the other major currencies on Friday, as the previous session’s downbeat U.S. economic reports continued to weigh and markets eyed additional U.S. data due later in the trading session. Sentiment on the dollar remained vulnerable after the U.S. Department of Labor said on Thursday that Read More

(Bloomberg) — Asian stocks and European equity-index futures climbed with the ruble after a ceasefire deal in Ukraine and signs of compromise on Greece’s debt negotiations. The yen held gains on bets that the Bank of Japan won’t add stimulus and the dollar was weaker against most peers. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index added 1 Read More

Expectations that the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates later this year have powered a rally in the U.S. dollar (Exchange:.DXY), and with further gains likely, analyst warn that some dollar-denominated emerging market (EM) debt is vulnerable. “The dollar’s appreciation has pushed up the local-currency value of EM debt that is denominated in U.S. dollars, Read More

(Adds comment, updates prices) * U.S. retail sales, jobless claims weaker-than-expected * Greece gets assistance from ECB for banks * Swedish crown dives as central bank cuts repo rate By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK, Feb 12 (Reuters) – The dollar dropped across the board on Thursday after weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data, although its outlook remained Read More

(Recasts, adds U.S. data, comment, updates prices, changes byline, dateline; previous LONDON) * U.S. retail sales, jobless claims weaker-than-expected * Greece gets assistance from ECB for banks * Swedish crown dives as central bank cuts repo rate By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK, Feb 12 (Reuters) – The dollar dropped across the board on Thursday after Read More

Investing.com – Investing.com – The dollar slid lower against the other major currencies on Thursday, although demand for the safe-haven greenback remained supported by sustained concerns over Greece’s debt crisis, while markets eyed upcoming U.S. data. EUR/USD held steady at 1.1338 after talks between Greece and European Union officials ended without an agreement on Read More