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Dollar rises in subdued trade as investors shun risk

03 Jan 2014

NEW YORK The dollar rose broadly on Friday, buoyed by comments made by outgoing Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and by risk aversion but a major snowstorm blanketing the Northeast of the United States kept trade thin.

Dollar drifts higher as U.S. economic outlook brightens

24 Dec 2013

NEW YORK The dollar edged higher on Tuesday in thin pre-holiday trade, after two days of losses, as increasing evidence of a solid U.S. economic recovery affirmed expectations the Federal Reserve will continue to scale back its monetary stimulus.

Dollar rises vs. yen after strong U.S. jobs data

06 Dec 2013

NEW YORK The dollar rose against the yen on Friday after stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data raised chances the Federal Reserve may start paring its bond buying program sooner than expected.

U.S. investors embrace European stocks as prospects improve

05 Dec 2013

NEW YORK U.S. investors have become increasingly enthusiastic about buying stocks across the Atlantic, seeing the European Central Bank's commitment to a loose monetary policy as an invitation to bet on risk there despite a wobbly underlying economy.

Analysis - U.S. investors embrace European stocks as prospects improve

03 Dec 2013

NEW YORK U.S. investors have become increasingly enthusiastic about buying stocks across the Atlantic, seeing the European Central Bank's commitment to a loose monetary policy as an invitation to bet on risk there despite a wobbly underlying economy.

Analysis: U.S. investors embrace European stocks as prospects improve

03 Dec 2013

NEW YORK U.S. investors have become increasingly enthusiastic about buying stocks across the Atlantic, seeing the European Central Bank's commitment to a loose monetary policy as an invitation to bet on risk there despite a wobbly underlying economy.

ANALYSIS-U.S. investors embrace European stocks as prospects improve

03 Dec 2013

NEW YORK, Dec 3 U.S. investors have become increasingly enthusiastic about buying stocks across the Atlantic, seeing the European Central Bank's commitment to a loose monetary policy as an invitation to bet on risk there despite a wobbly underlying economy.

Euro rises after unexpectedly strong German data

22 Nov 2013

NEW YORK The euro rose to a four-year peak against the yen and gained for a second straight day against the dollar on Friday as unexpectedly robust German business sentiment data raised the appeal of the euro zone common currency.

Dollar falls as China reforms bolster risk, U.S. stocks fizzle

18 Nov 2013

NEW YORK The dollar dropped against the yen and euro on Monday after China announced its most sweeping economic and social reforms in nearly three decades, lifting investors' appetite for higher-yielding currencies.

Euro trades near two-year high versus dollar; outlook stays positive

25 Oct 2013

NEW YORK The euro rose against the dollar on Friday, hovering close to a two-year high, as souring German business morale did little to dent bullish sentiment toward the euro zone common currency.

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