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Dollar holds gains; Canadian dollar surge on NAFTA relief

27/04/2017 15:48

The dollar held gains against the yen on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump's tax plan offered no fresh surprises, slowing the greenback's rally, while the market awaited the European Central Bank's upcoming monetary policy decision.

Gold market defies common rule after Fed’s interest rate hike

18/03/2017 09:16

The gold market resumed stability shortly after a quick increase on March 16 after the US Federal Reserve (Fed) raised its interest rates, while the US dollar lost in value compared to other major currencies, which experts described as going against common rule.

Euro jumps, Asian shares rally on French election relief

24/04/2017 09:59

The euro vaulted to five-month peaks in choppy Asian trading on Monday after the market's favored candidate won through the first round of the French election, reducing the risk of a Brexit-like shock and sparking a mass unwinding of safe-haven trades.

Asia stocks weaker, dollar slips as Fed continues to weigh

20/03/2017 10:15

Asian stocks were slightly weaker early on Monday, following Wall Street's declines and the G20's decision to drop a pledge to avoid trade protectionism, while the Federal Reserve's seemingly dovish stance last week continued to drag the dollar lower.