Currency Markets News

Watch out for Chinese deflation exports

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 09:37
GDP deflator, a wider inflation guide than consumer prices index, fell to 0.4% year-on-year. This follows producer prices falling for 25th month in row
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Unilever steady on emerging markets plans

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/24/2014 - 03:43
Chief executive promises to maintain investments in order to tap long-term opportunities with China, Turkey and Indonesia performing well
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Wall St slips as China data damp mood

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 16:03
A winning run for US stocks ends as soft Chinese economic data provide an excuse to take profits – but generally positive earnings limit losses
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Latin rebels turn to pragmatism

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 13:25
But take Venezuelan and Argentine reform with a large pinch of salt. Other countries in the region have cut poverty as much without distorting their economies
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Deutsche Bank rights issue back on table

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 13:02
German lender’s core tier one capital ratio has improved from 5.9 per cent less than two years ago to 9.7 per cent, but it still lags well behind European peers
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Asian allies need to give something back

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:27
Rather than ask what America can do for them, the president’s hosts should ask what they can do for America
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Eurozone PMI close to three-year high

Currency Markets News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 06:24
Germany led an expansion in business activity in the eurozone to a near three-year high in April but falling inflation is still causing concern
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Earnings and M&A activity bolster stocks

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 16:08
Global equities benefit from a wave of merger and acquisition activity in the drugs sector, plus some positive corporate earnings reports
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Currency volatility dents Philips profits

Currency Markets News - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:56
Sounding a cautious note for 2014, chief Frans van Houten points to a weak Chinese construction sector affecting the group’s lighting business
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Industry divided on effect of pound’s rise

Currency Markets News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 13:12
Sterling’s trade-weighted value has climbed 10% this year and, while some have misgivings, not everyone thinks it is enough to derail recovery
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Asia stocks subdued in thin trade

Currency Markets News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 02:01
Tensions in Ukraine fuel caution in equity markets, while yen retreats after data showing Japan posted its largest-ever trade deficit
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Close watch of China manufacturing index

Currency Markets News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 12:43
Purchasing managers’ indices are also released for the eurozone, inflation numbers in Japan and the views of policy makers on the UK recovery
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Stocks gain as earnings and data please

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:14
US equities inch higher at the end of the holiday-shortened week, while Treasury bonds slide as Ukraine talks end positively
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Time we learnt to love a stronger pound

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 09:43
Traditional models no longer match our economic reality
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Emerging markets repent of ‘original sin’

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 09:33
Issuing bonds in local currencies has not spared countries from volatility
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Stock rotation need not be a story of woe

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 08:41
It’s normal for crowded positions to be flushed out regularly
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Rate rise speculation drives pound higher

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 08:20
Sterling hits four-year high against the dollar as investors consider likelihood of a rate rise from the Bank of England
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‘Yes’ vote risk to gilts underestimated

Currency Markets News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 06:15
Opinion polls suggests Scots will vote No, but the gap has narrowed and investors will pay more attention if it continues to do so
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China crackdown hits Diageo and Rémy

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 04:09
Two European distillers see steep falls in Asia-Pacific sales after China moves to curb the practice of executives offering luxury gifts to officials
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Pound hits four-year high on rate outlook

Currency Markets News - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 04:02
Sterling rises to its highest against the dollar for more than four years, as traders bet on a UK rate rise and low-for-longer rates in the US
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