Currencies / Foreign Exchange Markets

China stocks fall again despite support measures

Published 07/07/2015

SHANGHAI Chinese stocks fell on Tuesday, taking little comfort from a slew of support measures unleashed by Beijing in recent days, and unnerved by Chinese [more…]

Asia shares wilt as China tanks, euro awaits Greece summit

Published 07/07/2015

TOKYO Most Asian stocks drooped on Tuesday as Chinese equity markets went into a fresh tailspin, fraying investor nerves already strained by uncertainty hanging over [more…]

UBS has whistleblower deal in Brazil currency investigation: paper

Published 03/07/2015

SAO PAULO Swiss lender UBS AG made a whistleblower deal with Brazilian authorities investigating the suspected rigging of Brazil's currency market and will receive no [more…]

China stock slide adds to Greek jitters- yen, bonds in favor

Published 30/06/2015

HONG KONG Asian shares held near five-month lows on Tuesday after Chinese stocks took another leg down while safe-haven assets received a boost as investors [more…]

Euro gives up gains as clock ticks before Greece’s likely default

Published 30/06/2015

TOKYO The euro slipped on Tuesday as traders braced for the near certainty that Greece will default on a repayment to the International Monetary Fund [more…]

U.S. stock futures up, euro sags as markets eye Greece

Published 29/06/2015

TOKYO U.S. stock futures edged up and the euro sagged in early Asian trading on Tuesday as Greece lurched toward defaulting on a debt payment [more…]

Greek drama not likely to waylay Federal Reserve

Published 29/06/2015

WASHINGTON The fuse may be lit for a Greek exit from the euro zone but the fallout in the United States is expected to be [more…]