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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Asia shares set to rise after S&P 500, Dow hit records on strong economic data

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A man walks past a stock quotation board at a brokerage in Tokyo By Chibuike Oguh (Reuters) – Asian equities are poised to rise on Tuesday after the and Dow indexes set records as a streak of strong U.S. economic data fueled optimism even as a smaller-than-expected climb in 10-year Treasury […]

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Dollar looks for next catalyst as economic data keep bulls in control

© Reuters. Saudi riyal, yuan, Turkish lira, pound, U.S. dollar, euro and Jordanian dinar banknotes are seen in this illustration By Stanley White TOKYO (Reuters) – The dollar was largely steady on Monday as investors soaked up last week’s strong U.S. employment report and looked ahead to data on the U.S. services sector for affirmation […]

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Dollar heads for third weekly gain as payrolls data looms

© Reuters. U.S. one dollar banknotes are seen in this illustration By Stanley White TOKYO (Reuters) – The dollar steadied on Friday ahead of data from the United States that is expected to show an increase in job creation and a lower unemployment rate for March, as the the world’s largest economy maintains a steady […]

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Tokyo inflation data for March, headline inflation -0.2% y/y (vs. -0.2% expected)

Tokyo inflation data for March – Tokyo area CPI (national level CPI for the month follows in three weeks) Tokyo CPI -0.2% y/y Tokyo CPI excluding Fresh Food -0.1% y/y Tokyo CPI excluding Food, Energy 0.3% y/y Regular reminder – the BOJ target for inflation is 2% (for core inflation) and its a long, long way off.  […]

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Japan data – Core machine orders -4.5% m/m (expected -5.5%) and +1.5% y/y (expected -0.3%)

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Dollar Weakens on Labor Data Woes; Sterling Still Strong

© Reuters. By Peter Nurse Investing.com – The dollar edged lower in early European trading Friday, after disappointing labor market data diluted optimism over a quick U.S. economic recovery. Sterling remained strong despite weak retail sales numbers for January. At 3:55 AM ET (0755 GMT), the Dollar Index, which tracks the greenback against a basket […]

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Futures edge higher ahead of business activity data

© Reuters. New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) building after the start of Thursday’s trading session in New York By Devik Jain and Shreyashi Sanyal (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Friday, a day after Wall Street logged its biggest daily drop in nearly three weeks on a slide in technology-related firms, ahead […]

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GBP/USD Jumps to More Than 2-Year High Ahead of Data Deluge Next Week

© Reuters. By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com – The pound surged to more than two-year highs on Friday, and remained on track for its fifth-weekly win on growing expectations for a strong vaccine-led rebound in the economy ahead of an important week of data that will include clues on monetary policy. rose 0.26%, to $ 1.3850, […]

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Bitcoin donations surge to jailed Kremlin critic Navalny’s cause: data

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Leonid Volkov, an ally of Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny, speaks during a news conference in Berlin 2/2 By Anton Zverev and Catherine Belton MOSCOW (Reuters) – Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny’s movement has received bitcoin donations worth nearly $ 300,000 this year, outstripping the total amount it was given […]

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