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Dollar rises as trade war fears fade, risk sentiment returns

Dollar rises as trade war fears fade, risk sentiment returns

Published 10/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar strengthened broadly on Monday and neared a six-month high against the Japanese yen as investors bought riskier assets, encouraged by [more…]

Don’t take risks with economy, Italy’s central bank tells new…

Don’t take risks with economy, Italy’s central bank tells new…

Published 10/07/2018

ROME (Reuters) - The head of Italy’s central bank on Tuesday warned the new anti-establishment government to be cautious with public finances to avoid upsetting [more…]

Italy calls for risk-sharing in euro zone banking union

Italy calls for risk-sharing in euro zone banking union

Published 10/07/2018

ROME (Reuters) - Italian Economy Minister Giovanni Tria called on Tuesday for greater risk sharing in order to strengthen the euro zone banking system. In [more…]

Trade tensions send German investor morale to six-year low

Trade tensions send German investor morale to six-year low

Published 10/07/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The mood among German investors slumped in July to its lowest since August 2012, a survey showed on Tuesday, soured by concerns [more…]

Trade disputes, German politics kick euro lower

Trade disputes, German politics kick euro lower

Published 02/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro weakened half a percent and other high-yielding currencies such as the Australian dollar wilted on Monday as rising concerns over [more…]

Consumption to fuel German factories as exports weaken: Markit

Consumption to fuel German factories as exports weaken: Markit

Published 02/07/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - German manufacturing export sales and new orders grew at their slowest pace in more than two years in June, a survey showed [more…]

Bulgaria aims to enter euro ‘waiting room’, EU bank union on same day

Bulgaria aims to enter euro ‘waiting room’, EU bank union on same day

Published 29/06/2018

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria aims to join the EU’s banking union on the same day it enters the “waiting room” for euro zone membership, where [more…]

EU leaders discuss Brexit, euro zone integration after migration deal

EU leaders discuss Brexit, euro zone integration after migration deal

Published 29/06/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU leaders except Britain are to discuss on Friday Britain’s exit from the European Union and deeper integration of the euro zone [more…]

Migrants rescued by Danish cargo ship land in Sicily

Migrants rescued by Danish cargo ship land in Sicily

Published 26/06/2018

ROME (Reuters) - More than 100 rescued migrants from private cargo ship Alexander Maersk, picked up off the coast of southern Italy on Friday, arrived [more…]

Dollar holds near 1-week lows as trade war concerns rise

Dollar holds near 1-week lows as trade war concerns rise

Published 26/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar held near a one-week low against a basket of currencies on Tuesday as investors retreated to the sidelines while concerns [more…]