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Saikat Chatterjee

Dollar gains for a second day as markets eye Fed minutes

9:11am BST

LONDON The dollar edged higher on Wednesday as a rally on Wall Street boosted risk appetite, although gains were capped before the release of Fed minutes later in the day.

FOREX-Dollar stuck near three-week lows ahead of data

16 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 16 The dollar was mired near a three-week low on Tuesday thanks to tepid U.S. data overnight, though broadly firmer U.S. Treasury yields prevented a sell-off.

Uncertain Brexit endgame keeps big sterling bets off agenda

16 Oct 2018

LONDON London and Brussels are nearing the Brexit endgame, but sterling may be subject to big swings regardless of whether they soon cut a deal - keeping investors looking to bet on the next big direction for the currency on their toes.

RPT-ANALYSIS-Uncertain Brexit endgame keeps big sterling bets off agenda

16 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 15 London and Brussels are nearing the Brexit endgame, but sterling may be subject to big swings regardless of whether they soon cut a deal - keeping investors looking to bet on the next big direction for the currency on their toes.

RPT-ANALYSIS-Uncertain Brexit endgame keeps big sterling bets off agenda

16 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 15 London and Brussels are nearing the Brexit endgame, but sterling may be subject to big swings regardless of whether they soon cut a deal - keeping investors looking to bet on the next big direction for the currency on their toes.

Opaque markets get a little clearer after EU rule change

11 Oct 2018

LONDON Ten months after new European Union rules designed to boost market transparency kicked in, the initiative appears to be working, having fuelled a dramatic jump in electronic trading across some of the financial world's most opaque markets.

FOREX-Dollar extends losses as stock selloff widens; U.S. data awaited

11 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 11 The dollar extended losses and hit its lowest levels in nearly two weeks on Thursday following an overnight drop in U.S. Treasury yields, with investors focused on monthly inflation data to gauge whether the selloff has more room to run.

FOREX-Dollar struggles on softer U.S. yields; Swedish crown jumps

11 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 11 The dollar weakened on Thursday following an overnight drop in U.S. Treasury yields, though moves in foreign exchange markets were far more contained than the global rout in stocks.

FOREX-Euro posts biggest drop in four weeks as Italian yields spike

08 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 8 The euro fell across the board on Monday, posting its biggest drop against the Swiss franc since early September as a spat between Rome and the European Union over Italy's budget plans forced a spike in Italian bond yields.

FOREX-Dollar extends two-week run of gains, data eyed

08 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 8 The dollar climbed on Monday, building on last week's gains as weakness in global markets, led by Chinese equities, and recent strong U.S. data boosted demand for the greenback. Against a basket of its rivals the greenback rose 0.2 percent to 95.85, edging towards a 14-month high of 96.991 hit in mid-August.

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