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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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S&P 500 slides despite solid jobs data

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/04/2014 - 16:08
US stocks were unable to maintain their initial upward momentum following a solid March employment report, as technology stocks came under renewed pressure
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Taking aim at the dragon of deflation

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/04/2014 - 13:42
The European Central Bank has steered the region through turmoil and must follow through on unconventional policies
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Dollar nudges higher on mixed US payrolls

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:46
Most analysts agreed the Federal Reserve would maintain the status quo of gradual removal of monetary stimulus, while keeping the main Fed funds rate at close to zero for an extended period
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Draghi has to back QE words with action

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/04/2014 - 04:22
The hope is that austerity will lead to a slimmed down economy and resumed growth. The risk is that the eurozone slides into a ‘Japanese scenario’ instead
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Euro undermined by dovish Draghi

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:16
Prospect of European Central Bank quantitative easing weighs on single currency, while US stocks pause after two straight record closes for the S&P 500
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Draghi needs to move from words to action

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 14:28
The European Central Bank president has been cornered. His tales of dangerous friends have worked before but traders may be wising up to the trick
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Eurozone at risk without reform, says OECD

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 11:41
Latest OECD report on the 18-nation euro area says the post-2008 crisis and recession has sapped public support for European monetary union
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Stronger payrolls will please yen bears

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 07:52
A bumper US jobs number should boost investor morale and reduce global haven yen demand. It will also highlight differing trajectories of Fed and BoJ
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Wall Street marches on to fresh records

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 18:15
The S&P 500 reaches new peaks and Treasury bond yields rise as encouraging jobs data bolster sentiment ahead of Friday’s non-farm payrolls report
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Bitcoin set for fresh attack from China

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 06:39
Bitcoin exchanges in China are braced for yet another blow as the central bank considers ordering the country’s banks to close trading accounts
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Companies question BoJ 2% inflation target

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 23:39
Survey of 10,000 Japanese companies finds many believe Japan will struggle to raise level of inflation above 1.7% in the next three to five years
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Wall Street advances to record high

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 16:22
Risk appetite improves as the second quarter gets under way, helped by signs of recovery in US manufacturing after weather disruption
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Bitcoin tax break set to limit losses

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 13:30
IRS decision provokes debate about the way regulators are pushing Bitcoin away from its conception as a disruptive alternative to fiat currencies
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HK and New Zealand launch forex probes

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 08:27
Global investigations into foreign exchange markets widens as HK regulator asks banks to review their operations while NZ regulator launches probe
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Indonesia shines in post-tapering world

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 05:04
After last year’s turmoil, foreign investors are again flocking to the country’s markets as election hopes fuel economic optimism
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Stocks finish quarter on positive note

Currency Markets News - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 16:24
The S&P 500 records its fifth successive quarterly gain as Janet Yellen, Fed chairwoman, eases worries about US interest rates rising earlier than expected
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Investors re-engage with emerging markets

Currency Markets News - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 13:17
The currencies previously seen as most exposed to the US Federal Reserve’s tapering have rallied in recent weeks despite unpromising world events
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Lira resumes rally after AKP poll win

Currency Markets News - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 12:27
Turkish lira jumps to a two-month high after the incumbent AK party appears to have won a resounding victory in local elections over the weekend
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CLS warns of financial system ‘shakedown’

Currency Markets News - Sun, 03/30/2014 - 14:42
CLS, a settlement house, filed a countersuit alleging that Alice’s patents were overly broad and therefore invalid and unenforceable
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