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[REUTERS] Dollar dips after homebuilding data, on track to snap winning streak 18/10/2017
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar reversed gains on Wednesday, losing steam after data showed U.S. homebuilding fell last month, and was on track to snap four days of gains, even as higher U.S. Treasury yields provided some support.
[REUTERS] NAFTA negotiators trade barbs, indicate wide differences 17/10/2017
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. and Canadian and trade officials on Tuesday accused each other of sabotaging efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, even as they and Mexico agreed to extend talks into the first quarter of 2018.
[REUTERS] Wall Street rally on pause, but more gains seen in 2018: Reuters poll 05/10/2017
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A more than eight-year bull market on Wall Street will simmer for the rest of 2017 before picking up again next year, said strategists in a Reuters poll who were optimistic …
[Bloomberg] German Chancellor Merkel on Winning the Election 26/09/2017
Angela Merkel won a fourth term as German chancellor in a federal election that lifted a far-right party into parliament for the first time since the immediate aftermath of World War II, …
[REUTERS] China's fuel exports to North Korea slow further 26/09/2017
BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s gasoline and diesel exports to North Korea and iron ore imports from the isolated nation fell in August as trade continued to slow after the United Nations’ latest sanctions, customs data showed on Tuesday.
[Bloomberg] What the German Election Result Means for the Euro 25/09/2017
The euro could come under pressure after Germany’s Social Democrats ruled themselves out of a coalition with Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats, making a workable government a more challenging task after Sunday’s election, according to SEB AB.
[FED]Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement 22/09/2017
Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in July indicates that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising moderately so far this year.
[REUTERS] U.S., Asian shares dip after North Korean missile launch 15/09/2017
TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures and Asian shares dipped after North Korea fired another missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean on Friday, demonstrating Pyongyang’s defiance in the face of intensifying sanctions.
[RBA] Statement by Philip Lowe, Governor: Monetary Policy Decision 08/09/2017
At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 1.50 per cent.
[ECB] Monetary policy decisions 08/09/2017
At today’s meeting the Governing Council of the ECB decided that the interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility and…