Monthly Archives:  August 2016

  • Financial_Markets
  • Dollar Up Before Fischer as Stocks Snap Losing Streak

    Full Story | 30th August 2016
    The dollar strengthened versus most of its peers and U.S. Treasuries retreated as investors assessed the outlook for U.S. interest rates ahead of remarks by Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer. Global equities rose for .
  • Asian_Stocks
  • Asia slides on Fed, US dollar strengthens

    Full Story | 29th August 2016
    Most Asian share markets tumbled on Monday while the US dollar added to gains made after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen indicated a US interest rate increase remains on the cards for this year. European .
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  • Emerging Markets Decline as Investors Await Yellen

    Full Story | 24th August 2016
    Emerging-market assets were out of favor and futures foreshadowed losses in European equities as expectations for a U.S. interest-rate hike grew ahead of a speech this week by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. Oil slumped .
  • Nikkei
  • Asia stocks edge up amid Fed lull, oil slips

    Full Story | 23rd August 2016
    Asia shares inched up on Tuesday while oil fell for a second session as investors awaited clues on whether the Federal Reserve will raise US interest rates this year.European equities markets also looked set for .
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  • Oil Rallies, Asian Stocks Mixed

    Full Story | 19th August 2016
    Oil was headed for its biggest weekly jump since March amid speculation major producers will act to freeze output. The dollar pared its loss for the week, Asian stocks extended their retreat from a one-year .