Dollar bounces higher as traders brace for inflation data

© Reuters. U.S. one dollar banknotes are seen in this illustration By Tommy Wilkes LONDON (Reuters) – The dollar gained ground on Monday after last week’s drop as traders assessed the outlook for Treasury yields, while awaiting crucial U.S. inflation and retail sales data in coming days. Elsewhere it was a quiet start to a […]

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Dollar Bounces Off Lows; Fed Remains Accommodative

© Reuters. By Peter Nurse Investing.com – The dollar edged higher in early European trading Friday, but remains anchored near two-week lows following disappointing jobless figures and with the Federal Reserve showing no signs for changing its ultra easy monetary policy stance. At 2:55 AM ET (0755 GMT), the Dollar Index, which tracks the greenback […]

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Dollar Set for Short-Term Gain, but Long-Term Pain as Inflation Bets Normalize

© Reuters. By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com – The dollar looks set to snap a three-week win streak Friday, and while analysts are expecting short-term gains to resume, the longer-term outlook for the greenback is less convincing. The , which measures the greenback’s strength against a trade-weighted basket of six major currencies, rose 0.10% to 92.17. […]

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Jack Ma under fire again – China fines Alibaba 18bn yuan (circa US$2.8bn)

Back in November last year Chinese authorities halted Ma’s Ant Group US$ 34.5B IPO. Jack Ma, who controls Alibaba, had criticized domestic (and global) regulators for stifling financial services innovation, criticism the CCP did not appreciate.   Ma is back in hot water again, this time Chinese regulators have hit Alibaba with an 18.23 billion yuan ($ […]

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Guardians of World Economy See Long Road for Pandemic Recovery

© Reuters. Guardians of World Economy See Long Road for Pandemic Recovery (Bloomberg) — The guardians of the global economy this week implored governments to act to avoid a two-speed rebound where vaccinated, rich nations recover more strongly from the pandemic than poorer countries languishing under the burden of disease and debt. The International Monetary […]

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Dollar in Doldrums as Traders Rethink Reflation Trade Amid Yield Struggles

© Reuters. By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com – The dollar fell against its rivals Thursday, and remains set to snap a three-week winning streak as the reflation trade that had pushed bond yields appear to be running out of steam. The , which measures the greenback’s strength against a trade-weighted basket of six major currencies, fell […]

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Dollar trades near two-week low as U.S. yields fall

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. one dollar banknotes are seen in front of displayed stock graph By Ritvik Carvalho LONDON (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar traded near its lowest in more than two weeks versus major peers on Thursday, tracking Treasury yields lower, after minutes of the Federal Reserve’s March policy meeting offered no new […]

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Japan funds sold the most Australian government bonds ever in February

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