Category: International News

asia

Asian shares down, set for worst month since March 2020

13 Views Asian shares slipped on Friday, with a gauge of regional equities set for its biggest monthly drop since the height of global pandemic lockdowns last March, while the dollar lagged near one-month lows...

dollar

Powell presses pause on dollar’s rally; sterling surging

20 Views The dollar hovered around a two-week low on Thursday, weighed down by the latest insistence from Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell that rate increases aren’t on the radar, while sterling has been riding...

DOLLA

China jitters lift haven currencies; dollar awaits Fed

13 ViewsThe dollar was pinned below recent highs on Wednesday by a decline in real yields and by trepidation ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting, while other safe-haven currencies were in favour following an...

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Dollar loiters near highs as traders await Fed

21 ViewsThe U.S. dollar hovered just below recent peaks on Tuesday, as investors turned to this week’s Federal Reserve meeting for clues on the policy outlook, while cryptocurrencies pulled back sharply after an attempt...

asiastocks

Asia equities tick up, as investors look to the U.S.

23 ViewsAsian equity markets rose cautiously Tuesday, after touching year to date lows the day before, with traders keeping at least half an eye on the United States where major companies report earnings and...

US TREASURY

Fed meeting may test low U.S. Treasury yields

26 ViewsThe $22 trillion market for U.S. Treasury securities may get a reality check from the Federal Reserve this week following a plunge in interest rates that bucked expectations of higher yields this year...

asiastocks

Stocks shrug off virus worries; ECB in focus

36 ViewsAsian stocks rallied on Thursday, bonds nursed losses and oil held onto sharp gains as investors seemed to set aside virus jitters for now and looked ahead to the European Central Bank for...

CRUDE OIL

Oil falls $1 after OPEC+ agreement on boosting supply

38 ViewsOil prices fell more than $1 a barrel on Monday, after the OPEC+ group of producers overcame internal divisions and agreed to boost output, sparking some concerns about a crude surplus as COVID-19...