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Olga Cotaga

FOREX-Euro-dollar volatility surges to one-year high amid big FX moves

28 Feb 2020

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates prices, adds more comments from analysts)

FOREX-Euro-dollar volatility surges to one-year high amid big FX moves

28 Feb 2020

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Adds more context, additional currencies and comments)

Blowout fear for FX markets as coronavirus stirs dormant vol trades

28 Feb 2020

LONDON With this week's coronavirus-driven rout having shaken awake previously slumbering euro-dollar markets, the spotlight is back on the "short volatility" trades that some regulators fear could trigger a blowup on world markets.

Sterling falls to over five-week low vs euro on hard line in EU talks

27 Feb 2020

LONDON The pound fell on Thursday, hitting a more than five-week low versus the euro, as Britain confirmed a hardline stance on trade talks with the EU and disappointment grew that the new finance minister may not increase spending as much as expected.

Sterling holds above $1.29 as dollar weakens, sold off against other currencies

27 Feb 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv

Sterling's losses deepen as policy stimulus hopes fade

26 Feb 2020

LONDON Sterling's losses deepened on Wednesday as investors cut positions on concerns that Britain's new finance minister Rishi Sunak's budget announcement in March may disappoint those waiting for a pick-up in fiscal spending.

Sterling weakens on rate-cut expectations, still near February's highs

26 Feb 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv

Dollar pressured by Fed rate cut expectations

25 Feb 2020

LONDON The U.S. dollar weakened on Tuesday as expectations grew that the Federal Reserve would cut interest rates this year to relieve pressure on the economy caused by China's coronavirus outbreak.

FOREX-Dollar pressured by Fed rate cut expectations

25 Feb 2020

* Japanese yen get back safe-haven properties, rises slightly

UPDATE 1-Pound pushes higher on reassuring UK factory data

21 Feb 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv (Updates prices and adds fresh comments)

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