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The dollar is losing ground against its major rivals Friday afternoon. On a quiet day on the economic front, the buck has been swayed by some cautionary comments regarding future Fed rate hikes.
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard remarked that the central bank should delay further rate hikes amid yield curve inversion.
"Imminent yield curve inversion in the U.S. has become a...
22:18 20 July /2018 Forex
Crude Oil futures settled higher on Friday, extending gains to a fourth successive session, amid reports about a likely reduction in oil exports from Saudi Arabia next month and the shutting down of a distillation unit at Venezuela's Amuay oil refinery.
Crude oil futures for August ended up $1.00 or 1.4%, at $70.46 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Crude oil futures for Aug...
23:14 20 July /2018 Forex
After turning higher over the course of the previous session, treasuries showed a notable move back to the downside during trading on Friday.
Bond prices came under pressure in morning trading and remained firmly negative throughout the afternoon. Subsequently, the yield on the benchmark ten-year note, which moves opposite of its price, climbed 4.8 basis points to 2.895 percent.<...
23:20 20 July /2018 Forex
Gold prices edged higher on Friday, as the dollar weakened against most major currencies after U.S. President Donald Trump stated his disagreement with the Fed's decision on interest rate hikes.
In the interview with CNBC, Trump also spoke about imposing tariffs on additional $500 billion worth of Chinese goods to the U.S. if China decides not to back down on its trade policies....
22:10 20 July /2018 Forex
The U.S. dollar extended its early slide against its major counterparts in the New York session on Friday, after St. Louis Fed President James Bullard remarked that the central bank should delay further rate hikes amid yield curve inversion.
"Imminent yield curve inversion in the U.S. has become a real possibility," Bullard said in a speech in Glasgow, Kentucky.
"Yield curve in...
19:00 20 July /2018 Forex
The UK budget deficit narrowed in June on higher revenue and lower expenditure and public borrowing for the quarter ended June reached its lowest level since 2007, the Office for National Statistics reported Friday.
Public sector net borrowing, excluding public sector banks, dropped by GBP 0.8 billion to GBP 5.4 billion. This was the lowest June net borrowing since 2016. Nonetheless, P...
17:00 20 July /2018 Forex
Ireland's wholesale prices fell at a slower pace in June, the Central Statistics Office reported Friday.
Wholesale prices decreased only 0.2 percent annually, following a 3.3 percent decline in May. Nonetheless, this was the fourth consecutive fall in wholesale prices.
On a monthly basis, wholesale price inflation eased to 0.2 percent from 0.8 percent in May.
17:05 20 July /2018 Forex
Belgium Jul Consumer Confidence 0 Vs. -3 In June
17:11 20 July /2018 Forex
Belgium's consumer confidence improved slightly in July for the first time in four months, survey data from the National Bank of Belgium showed Friday.
The consumer confidence index rose to 0 from -3 in June.
The renewed confidence showed in all components of the indicator, the bank noted.
Further, fears of rising unemployment, which had increased the previous three m...
17:16 20 July /2018 Forex
Previous presidents have largely refrained from commenting on the Federal Reserve's monetary policy, but President Donald Trump once again addressed the issue in posts on Twitter on Friday.
Trump suggested the Fed's plan to gradually raise interest rates could hurt recent economic progress, claiming the rate hikes penalize the U.S. for doing well.
"The United States should not ...
17:36 20 July /2018 Forex
The Canadian dollar strengthened against its major counterparts in early New York deals on Friday, following the releases of better than expected Canadian consumer inflation for June and retail sales for May.
Data from Statistics Canada showed that consumer prices edged up 0.1 percent on a seasonally adjusted monthly basis in June, the same rate as seen in the previous month.
17:50 20 July /2018 Forex
Canada retail sales for May and consumer inflation for June are due from Statistics Canada at 8:30 am ET Friday. Economists expect the CPI to be stagnant on month, after rising 0.1 percent in the previous month.
Ahead of these data, the loonie traded mixed against its major counterparts. While the loonie rose against the greenback, it held steady against the aussie and the euro. Agains...
16:27 20 July /2018 Forex
Canadian Retail Sales Jump 2.0% In May
16:30 20 July /2018 Forex
Canadian Consumer Price Index Rose 2.5% Year-over-year In June
16:31 20 July /2018 Forex
Canada retail sales for May and consumer inflation for June have been released from Statistics Canada at 8:30 am ET Friday.
After these data, the loonie climbed against its major counterparts.
The loonie was trading at 85.06 against the yen, 0.9726 against the aussie, 1.5392 against the euro and 1.3177 against the greenback around 8:31 am ET.
16:32 20 July /2018 Forex
Canadian Dollar Rises To 3-day High Of 1.3144 Vs U.S. Dollar After Canadian Data
16:44 20 July /2018 Forex
Canadian Dollar Edges Up To 1.5359 Against Euro
16:46 20 July /2018 Forex
Canadian Dollar Rises To 85.25 Vs Yen, 0.9710 Vs Aussie
16:50 20 July /2018 Forex
Oil prices rose on Friday, but remained on track for a weekly drop on concerns about rising supplies and amid fears that a downturn in major economies following an escalation of protectionist measures could hamper demand for the commodity.
Brent oil for September delivery was up 0.79 percent at $73.17 a barrel, but remained on track for its third weekly loss.
U.S. West Texas ...
14:21 20 July /2018 Forex
Spain Jan-May Exports Up 2.8% On Year, Imports Rise 4.4%
14:43 20 July /2018 Forex