Rampant dollar pauses for breath as bears stalk stocks

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Asian markets attempted to stabilize on Tuesday after a wild few days during which most assets, barring the dollar, fell, with the greenback easing a bit and stocks flat. Sterling, which collapsed to a record low $ 1.0327 on Monday, … Read more

Sterling collapses as investors fly into dollars

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sterling hits record low; risk of BOE response Euro down 1%; Aussie, kiwi, yuan hit multi year lows S&P 500 futures drop 0.6% SYDNEY, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Sterling slumped to a record low on Monday, prompting speculation of an emergency response from the Bank of … Read more

Yen spikes after Japan intervention, stocks slump

Japan intervenes after dollar / yen breaks 145 Central bank bonanza as UK, Swiss, Norway hike Stocks slump on Wall Street, in Europe, Asia Bond yields rise after Fed rate hike NEW YORK / LONDON, Sept 22 (Reuters) – The yen spiked higher on Thursday after the Federal Reserve’s strong stance on rates the day … Read more

Stocks fall, bonds and gold gain as Russia threats add to Fed jitters

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 21 (Reuters) – Stocks fell, while safe havens such as government bonds and the dollar rose, as anxious investors fled risk assets after Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered a mobilization over Ukraine and accused the West of “nuclear blackmail” . European currencies … Read more

Stocks tense, dollar bullish for central bank binge

Passersby wearing protective face masks walk past a stock quotation board in Tokyo, Japan February 24, 2022. REUTERS / Issei Kato Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 S&P 500 futures slip, Nikkei futures down Fed leads pack of central bank meetings Market leaning toward 75 bp from Fed, PBOC eases Dollar … Read more

European stocks extend losses as slowdown warnings weigh

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – European stocks dipped on Friday and Europe’s benchmark German 10-year bond yield hit its highest since mid-June as investors braced for a US rate hike while warnings from the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund fanned fears of a slowdown. … Read more

US stocks slip while yields rise, Fed in focus

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Fed looms over broader markets, dollar rises Oil tumbles on demand concerns, US rail strike averted Treasury yields climb while oil gold tumbles NEW YORK, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Wall Street indexes were firmly in the red after a choppy start to Thursday’s session while bond … Read more

Biden hops into Corvette, declares Detroit ‘back’ at EV-focused auto show

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DETROIT, Sept 14 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden took a victory lap on Wednesday at the Detroit auto show as he highlighted automakers’ electric-vehicle push, including billions of dollars in investments in battery plants, on the back of new government support. Self-declared “car guy” Biden climbed … Read more

Asian shares extend global rout, yen perks up on intervention hints

An electronic stock quotation board is displayed inside a conference hall in Tokyo, Japan November 1, 2021. REUTERS / Issei Kato Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Nikkei tumbles 2.3%, S&P 500 futures stabilized Dollar falls 0.6% on yen on news of rate check from BoJ 2-yr US yields scale new … Read more

Dollar eyes longest losing streak in a year, stocks up ahead of US inflation data

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Dollar on course for 5th straight drop ahead of CPI data European gas prices drop again as Ukraine war turns World stocks, Wall Street and oil on course for 5th day of gains LONDON, Sept 13 (Reuters) – The dollar was heading for its longest losing … Read more