Currencies / Foreign Exchange Markets

Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides

Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides

Published 19/02/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares gained on Monday, joining a global recovery for equity markets as sentiment improved gradually from a recent shakeout that was [more…]

Dollar finds footing after steep fall, holds above three-year lows

Dollar finds footing after steep fall, holds above three-year lows

Published 19/02/2018

U.S. Dollar banknotes are seen in this photo illustration taken February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez/IllustrationTOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar found some traction on Monday [more…]

Venezuela cryptocurrency to draw investment from Turkey,…

Venezuela cryptocurrency to draw investment from Turkey,…

Published 17/02/2018

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s new “petro” cryptocurrency will attract investments from Turkey, Qatar, the United States and Europe, the country’s cryptocurrency regulator said on Friday. [more…]

Swedish central banker Floden gets renewed mandate

Swedish central banker Floden gets renewed mandate

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: The sign for Sweden's central bank is pictured in Stockholm, Sweden, August 12, 2016. REUTERS/Violette GoarantSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) - One of the Swedish central [more…]

Soros lobbies ECB for more euro zone integration, draws criticism

Soros lobbies ECB for more euro zone integration, draws criticism

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Business magnate George Soros arrives to speak at the Open Russia Club in London, Britain June 20, 2016. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor/File PhotoFRANKFURT (Reuters) - [more…]

Global stocks set for best week in six years, dollar sags

Global stocks set for best week in six years, dollar sags

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany February [more…]

Stocks try a tentative bounce, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

Stocks try a tentative bounce, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

Published 12/02/2018

A visitor is seen as market prices are reflected in a glass window at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) in Tokyo, Japan, February 6, 2018. [more…]

Yen firmer but below five-month peak vs dollar- eyes on global equitie

Yen firmer but below five-month peak vs dollar- eyes on global equitie

Published 12/02/2018

A Japan Yen note is seen in this illustration photo taken June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/IllustrationSINGAPORE (Reuters) - The yen edged higher versus the dollar [more…]

U.S., UK government websites infected with crypto-mining malware: repo

U.S., UK government websites infected with crypto-mining malware: repo

Published 11/02/2018

Representation of the Bitcoin virtual currency standing on the PC motherboard is seen in this illustration picture, February 3, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration(Reuters) - Thousands of [more…]

Stocks punished as inflation shadow spooks bonds

Stocks punished as inflation shadow spooks bonds

Published 05/02/2018

A man walks past an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan February 5, 2018. REUTERS/Toru HanaiSYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian [more…]