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Thyagaraju Adinarayan

FOREX-China waves the green flag for FX bulls

06 Jul 2020

LONDON, July 6 The yuan led commodity currencies higher against the dollar on Monday as investors lapped up risky assets on growing expectations of a strong Chinese economic rebound and the United States continued to report a surge in coronavirus infections.

FOREX-China waves the green flag for FX bulls

06 Jul 2020

LONDON, July 6 The Chinese yuan led commodity currencies higher against the dollar on Monday as investors lapped up risky assets on growing expectations of a strong Chinese economic rebound.

Deutsche Boerse says software glitch caused trading outage

01 Jul 2020

LONDON The reappearance of a software glitch that was first seen in April was behind a nearly three hour outage on Wednesday on Germany's electronic trading platform Xetra, the exchange operator Deutsche Boerse said.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks at two-week lows as virus surge threatens reopening plans

29 Jun 2020

LONDON, June 29 World shares were hovering near two-week lows on Monday as the relentless spread of the coronavirus in the U.S. curbed optimism over the global economy and raised worries that some reopening plans will be delayed for longer.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks hit two-week lows, oil slides on virus surge

29 Jun 2020

LONDON, June 29 World shares hit two-week lows and oil fell nearly 2% on Monday as the relentless spread of the coronavirus curbed optimism on the global economy, prompting investors to take shelter in safe-haven bonds and gold.

RPT-Investors warm to Europe as Biden lead, virus fears rattle Wall St

29 Jun 2020

LONDON, June 26 European stocks look poised to make up ground on Wall Street in the second half of 2020 as Joe Biden consolidates his lead over Donald Trump ahead of the November U.S. presidential election and a surge of new COVID-19 cases threatens the U.S. economic recovery.

Investors warm to Europe as Biden lead, virus fears rattle Wall Street

26 Jun 2020

LONDON European stocks look poised to make up ground on Wall Street in the second half of 2020 as Joe Biden consolidates his lead over Donald Trump ahead of the November U.S. presidential election and a surge of new COVID-19 cases threatens the U.S. economic recovery.

Hedge funds pocket €1.5 billion as Wirecard goes bust

26 Jun 2020

LONDON Coatue Management and nine other hedge funds likely earned more than 1.5 billion euros (£1.4 billion) this week on bets against Wirecard after the German payments firm collapsed on Thursday.

Hedge funds pocket $1.7 billion as Wirecard goes bust

25 Jun 2020

LONDON Coatue Management and nine other hedge funds likely earned more than 1.5 billion euros ($1.7 billion) this week on bets against Wirecard after the German payments firm collapsed on Thursday.

AIM underdogs beat FTSE blue chips in Brexit twist

24 Jun 2020

LONDON When the UK voted to leave the European Union in June 2016, rushing into the exporter-heavy FTSE 100 stocks index for a currency hedge and international exposure made sense for investors alarmed by a falling pound and dire economic forecasts.

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