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Olga Cotaga

Dollar gives ground to higher-risk currencies as Chinese shares soar

9:06am BST

The U.S. dollar fell against most currencies on Thursday as a rally in riskier assets such as global equities and commodities put a dent in safe-haven demand for the U.S. currency.

Sterling clings to three-week highs, unfazed by Sunak's new economic plan

08 Jul 2020

LONDON Sterling was steady at $1.2550 <GBP=D3> and at 89.90 pence against the euro <EURGBP=D3> on Wednesday, a day after hitting three-week highs against both currencies, unmoved by Chancellor Rishi Sunak's announcement of his plans to revive the economy.

Sterling clings to 3-week highs ahead of British budget plan

08 Jul 2020

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

UPDATE 4-Italian yields hover at 3-month lows as traders eye talks in Brussels

07 Jul 2020

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Adds Cyprus pricing)

Italian yields hover at three-month lows as traders eye talks in Brussels

07 Jul 2020

LONDON Italian 10-year government bond yields were clinging to recent three-month lows on Tuesday as traders awaited signs of progress from talks this week in Brussels on a European recovery fund.

Sterling falls vs. euro, steady vs dollar; support measures in focus

06 Jul 2020

LONDON The pound fell against the euro but held its ground against the U.S. dollar on Monday as traders looked ahead to this month's Brexit negotiations and more government support measures expected later this week.

Sterling falls vs euro, steady vs dollar; Chancellor's support measures in focus

06 Jul 2020

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

Sterling driven by weaker dollar; investors eye month-end for trade deal

02 Jul 2020

LONDON The pound continued to be driven up by the weaker U.S. dollar on Thursday and stayed neutral versus the euro as investors assessed the probability of Britain signing a trade deal with the European Union by the end of the year.

Sterling driven by weaker dollar; investors eye month-end for trade deal

02 Jul 2020

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

UPDATE 3-Italian yields hit lowest since March on economic recovery hopes

30 Jun 2020

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Recasts with latest prices)

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