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China opens big window to equity market

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 08:39
The most immediate effect of the new link could be to close the valuation gap between onshore and offshore listings of the same company
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Singapore central bank link in FX probe

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 06:11
Another central bank is linked to inquiry after Deutsche employee is suspended for an inappropriate communication to Monetary Authority of Singapore
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China rattles nerves with weak trade data

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 04:36
China bought fewer foreign goods and sold less globally in March, with trade data falling short of forecasts and raising concerns over the economy
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Offshore rupee bond issuance to double

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 04:04
The new $2bn programme marks a step-up in Indian attempts to tap fresh sources of global capital and heighten the international profile of the rupee
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Stocks extend gains after Fed minutes

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 16:31
US equities jump amid speculation that the Federal Reserve might not be as keen to raise interest rates as some had previously feared
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Forex chiefs gather to fight regulation

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 07:59
Senior foreign exchange market executives to discuss reforms including alternatives to industry benchmarks and cultural change on trading desks
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South Korean won climbs to six-year peak

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 01:19
Currency moves above 1,050 per US dollar for first time since 2008, boosted by strong portfolio inflows, falling unemployment and improving exports
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Wall Street rallies as techs rebound

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 16:13
A bounce for the Nasdaq Composite helps soothe concerns about valuations in the tech sector, although investors remain wary ahead of earnings season
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Chinese savers can scorch the world

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 13:04
We have all surely had enough fun with financial crises to last a long time. China needs to reform first and only then open up
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Hornby issues third profit warning

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:00
The small-cap toymaker says that it has lost an additional £200,000 in the past quarter because of foreign exchange rate movements
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Scots can be sterling squatters

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 09:57
The currency was once a badge of statehood, but perhaps today it is as much an anachronism as the national airline
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Turkey announces euro bond issue

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 05:23
Turkish government hires Deutsche Bank, ING and JPMorgan to manage sale of bond, which will mature in April 2023 and have a yield in the 4.375% area
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‘Fragile five’ rally boosts carry trade

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 04:23
Emerging market recovery and low interest rates and volatility in developed nations’ currencies have lifted appetite for the risky carry strategy
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US warns China on renminbi

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 01:21
Washington has warned Beijing not to go back to manipulating its currency, following a sharp depreciation of the renminbi since the start of 2014
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Stocks slide as valuation worries grow

Currency Markets News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 16:18
Global equities come under pressure amid mounting concerns that valuations look stretched, while Treasury bonds enjoy further gains
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Gazprom looks to drop dollar over sanctions

Currency Markets News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 12:52
Growing fear among larger Russian companies that they could soon come into the cross-hairs of US and European politicians
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More to rupee recovery than Modi mania

Currency Markets News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 06:32
Though enthusiasm for Indian assets has risen with growing likelihood of Modi election win, improving growth and central bank action have also been key
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‘Asian century’ to dominate global markets

Currency Markets News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 04:09
A financial revolution will be needed to drive Asian growth, which will mean China’s bond markets, for example, will become ten times bigger by 2030
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Assessments of state of global economy awaited

Currency Markets News - Sun, 04/06/2014 - 11:36
In the UK, two sets of data will give pointers to growth in the first quarter of the year, and gauge the progress of rebalancing in the economy
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France must cut deficit by 2015

Currency Markets News - Sat, 04/05/2014 - 12:37
Many policy makers believe ‘original sin’, of two biggest euro zone countries not respecting EU budget rules laid foundation of sovereign debt crisis
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