Dollar defensive as Treasury yields slip from near 14-month highs

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration By Kevin Buckland and Sagarika Jaisinghani TOKYO (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar gave up early gains on Friday as Treasury yields dipped from near 14-month highs, while investors digested the Federal Reserve’s pushback against expectations of any early interest-rate hikes. The was […]

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Oil hits almost 14-month high after OPEC+ extends output cuts

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Crude oil storage tanks are seen from above at the Cushing oil hub in Cushing By Noah Browning LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices jumped more than 2% on Friday, hitting their highest in nearly 14 months after OPEC and its allies agreed not to increase supply in April as they await […]

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Russian rouble falls beyond 68 vs. dollar to 14-month low as oil prices dive

By Alexander Marrow MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian rouble slid past 68 versus the dollar on Friday to fresh 4-month lows as investors sought safe assets amid the aggressive spread of the coronavirus and as oil prices tumbled after an OPEC pact with Russia fell apart. Moscow refused to support deeper oil cuts to cope […]

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