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RPT-POLL-More trouble ahead for erratic emerging market currencies

06 Oct 2020

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Weak demand now the bane of once-storming Aussie housing market

29 Sep 2020

BENGALURU Australian housing market activity won't recover from the recent slowdown for at least a year as dwindling household incomes and soaring unemployment hammer demand, causing home prices to fall this year and next, a Reuters poll of analysts showed.

Emerging market currencies to hold gains into next year as confidence in dollar wilts: Reuters poll

04 Sep 2020

JOHANNESBURG/BUENOS AIRES/BENGALURU Most major emerging market currencies will hold gains made since March's coronavirus-driven drop into next year, supported by a weaker outlook for the dollar and hopes of domestic economic recoveries, a Reuters poll of FX strategists showed.

POLL-EM currencies to hold gains into next year as confidence in dollar wilts

04 Sep 2020

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India's services activity shrinks for sixth month in Aug, job losses mount

03 Sep 2020

BENGALURU, Sept 3 Activity in India's crippled services industry fell for a sixth straight month in August as coronavirus restrictions continued to hurt business operations and demand, causing the longest streak of job losses on record, an industry survey showed.

India inflation likely edged up in July on higher food prices - Reuters poll

11 Aug 2020

BENGALURU India's retail inflation edged up slightly in July due to higher food prices, remaining firmly above the RBI's medium-term target of 4% for a 10th straight month, a Reuters poll showed.

Emerging FX to firm a bit more, but recovery stymied by COVID-19 - Reuters poll

06 Aug 2020

BENGALURU/JOHANNESBURG/BUENOS AIRES Emerging market currencies are expected to rise a bit further in coming months as a sliding U.S. dollar offsets domestic worries about large economic imbalances stemming from the coronavirus pandemic, a Reuters poll showed.

India's services activity stayed in deep contraction in June: PMI

03 Jul 2020

BENGALURU India's crippled services industry, the lifeblood of economic growth and jobs, contracted sharply in June as an extended lockdown imposed to stop the spread of the coronavirus stalled business activity, a private sector survey showed.

Emerging market forex pickup exposed to reversal after new coronavirus surge, Reuters poll shows

02 Jul 2020

BUENOS AIRES/JOHANNESBURG/BENGALURU Emerging market currencies will likely give back recent gains if a resurgence of the coronavirus pandemic continues in the second half of the year, driving foreign exchange flows to the safer U.S. dollar, a Reuters poll of market strategists showed.

India's services sector slump stretched into May: PMI

03 Jun 2020

BENGALURU India's enormous services industry endured another month of devastating contraction in May as the coronavirus brought activity to a near halt, causing steep job losses and cementing fears of a deep recession, a survey showed on Wednesday.

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Biden says UK border with Ireland must be open

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden said on Tuesday he did not want to see a guarded border between Ireland and the United Kingdom, adding that he had previously discussed the matter with the British and Irish prime ministers and other European leaders.