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Kate Duguid

Dollar higher against euro, yen; Brexit drama whipsaws sterling

21 May 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar was higher against the euro and the yen on Tuesday in a day of risk-on trades after U.S. President Donald Trump temporarily eased curbs on China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd.

FOREX-Trade war hits Asian markets, pushing dollar to 4-week high

21 May 2019

NEW YORK, May 21 Signs that Asia is already feeling the pinch from a trade conflict between the United States and China pushed the U.S. dollar to a four-week high on Tuesday, while higher U.S. Treasury yields helped the move.

Dollar holds awaiting signals on trade, Fed policy

20 May 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar was roughly unchanged Monday as investors held off on making big moves while awaiting developments in U.S-China trade negotiations and insight into the Federal Reserve's thinking on interest-rate policy.

FOREX-Dollar stalled awaiting signals on trade and Fed policy

20 May 2019

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Recasts; adds analyst quote; changes dateline, previous LONDON)

TREASURIES-Yields inch lower amid trade uncertainty

17 May 2019

NEW YORK, May 17 Trade tension between the United States and China ratcheted up again on Friday, pushing Treasury yields slightly lower as traders sought safety in high-quality assets.

Direct lenders vie to resurrect cemetery owner StoneMor

17 May 2019

NEW YORK The rising debt load at U.S. cemetery operator StoneMor Partners LP has helped bring it to death's door, but specialized lending funds are clamoring to refinance the company's borrowings, according to sources familiar with talks.

Direct lenders vie to resurrect cemetery owner StoneMor

17 May 2019

NEW YORK The rising debt load at U.S. cemetery operator StoneMor Partners LP has helped bring it to death's door, but specialized lending funds are clamoring to refinance the company's borrowings, according to sources familiar with talks.

TREASURIES-Yields lower on heightened trade tensions

17 May 2019

NEW YORK, May 17 Trade tension between the United States and China ratcheted up again on Friday, pushing Treasury yields lower as traders sought safety in high-quality assets.

FOCUS-Direct lenders vie to resurrect cemetery owner StoneMor

17 May 2019

NEW YORK, May 17 The rising debt load at U.S. cemetery operator StoneMor Partners LP has helped bring it to death's door, but specialized lending funds are clamoring to refinance the company's borrowings, according to sources familiar with talks.

TREASURIES-Strong data, stock rebound push yields higher

16 May 2019

NEW YORK, May 16 Three encouraging economic data reports on Thursday morning and a rebound in equity prices pushed Treasury yields higher in the North American session.

World News

Iran's Rouhani rejects talks with Washington

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani rejected talks with the United States on Tuesday, after President Donald Trump said Iran would call and ask for negotiations "if and when they are ever ready".