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Yellen speech bolsters dollar after Trump's mixed messages

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LONDON The dollar held firm against most of its major rivals on Thursday after a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen halted its worst run in five months by promising a "few" rises in U.S interest rates this year.

Pound steadies above $1.23 after wild few days

LONDON The pound steadied on Thursday after a few days in which uncertainty about Brexit has seen both its biggest rise in decades against the dollar and two of its heaviest slumps in months.

9:57am GMT

China state banks offer funds in bid to cool fierce liquidity squeeze, yuan dips

SHANGHAI Short-term funding costs in China shot to their stiffest level in nearly 10 years on Thursday on fears of a cash crunch heading into its most important holiday of the year, but ended well off the day's highs as state banks stepped in to offer more yuan supplies.

10:05am GMT

Pound retreats after biggest daily gain since 1990s

LONDON Sterling fell on Wednesday as investors locked in profits after its biggest one-day surge since at least 1998 in the previous session when Prime Minister Theresa May outlined Britain's hopes for its exit from the European Union.

18 Jan 2017

Further sharp yen falls would concern Japan, adviser says

DAVOS, Switzerland Further sharp falls in the yen would be a concern for the Japanese government, William H. Saito, an advisor to the Japan government, said.

Japan 18 Jan 2017
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