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Dollar falls, yen rises as investors eschew risk

14 Nov 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar fell against the Japanese yen on Thursday as investors pushed into safe-haven assets on reports the United States and China were struggling to finalise a "phase one" trade deal and as the domestic impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump intensified.

FOREX-Risk-off move boosts yen versus dollar

14 Nov 2019

NEW YORK, Nov 14 The U.S. dollar fell against the Japanese yen on Thursday morning, though it was steady against the euro, on diminished risk appetite amid ongoing political turmoil in Hong Kong and weak data from Asia and Europe.

Dollar falls against yen, Swiss franc on new trade concerns

13 Nov 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar fell against the Japanese yen and the Swiss franc, traditional safe-haven investments, after media reports that trade talks between the U.S. and China had "hit a snag" over farm purchases.

FOREX-U.S. dollar steady as case for Fed rate pause solidifies

13 Nov 2019

NEW YORK, Nov 13 The U.S. dollar was stable on Wednesday after consumer prices in October rose more than expected and Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell offered an optimistic outlook for the economy, further solidifying the case for the central bank to pause its monetary easing cycle.

FOREX-U.S. dollar steady as case for Fed's pause solidifies

13 Nov 2019

NEW YORK, Nov 13 The U.S. dollar was stable on Wednesday after October consumer price inflation was greater than expected and Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell offered an optimistic outlook for the economy, further solidifying the case for the central bank to pause its monetary easing cycle.

Dollar stalls after Trump speech reveals little on trade

12 Nov 2019

The dollar was little changed after U.S. President Donald Trump in a speech on Tuesday offered no new details on the state of the administration's trade war with China.

FOREX-Dollar lifted by cautious optimism for Trump trade speech

12 Nov 2019

Nov 12 The dollar was broadly stronger on Tuesday on guarded optimism ahead of a speech by U.S. President Donald Trump in which he is expected to delay a tariff decision on European automakers by six months, according to European Union officials.

U.S. dollar lower on mixed trade signals

11 Nov 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar was broadly lower on Monday after President Donald Trump said over the weekend that trade talks with China were moving along "very nicely" but the United States would only make a deal with Beijing if it was right for America.

FOREX-Dollar falls on mixed trade war news

11 Nov 2019

NEW YORK, Nov 11 The U.S. dollar was broadly lower on Monday after President Donald Trump said over the weekend that trade talks with China were moving along "very nicely," but that the United States would only make a deal with Beijing if it was right for America.

BlackRock's Rieder selling U.S. credit, buying mortgages

07 Nov 2019

NEW YORK Betting against a near-term recession or further cuts in interest rates, BlackRock's chief investment officer for global fixed income Rick Rieder is selling U.S. corporate debt and buying agency mortgage-backed securities.

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