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FX Daily
April 14, 2014 Posted by

The dollar rebounded to start the week on strong retail sales after getting trounced last week. Retail sales in the U.S. rose 1.1% in March and the data suggest that GDP for 1Q may get a boost from initial estimates.

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FX Daily
March 19, 2014 Posted by
The Federal Reserve today announced that it is looking at a broad range of indicators in tying its benchmark interest rate decisions, and dropping the 6.5% unemployment threshold pledge.
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FX Daily
March 14, 2014 Posted by
The yen has been the big winner today, rising for a fifth day in a row as investors continue to look for safe havens ahead of the referendum that may lead to Crimea’s succession.
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FX Daily
March 13, 2014 Posted by
The dollar is getting crushed against all of its major counterparts this morning on U.S. retail sales. The euro reached the highest level in more than two years as the ECB signaled continued support for the region’s recovery.
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FX Daily
March 12, 2014 Posted by
The euro and yen are stronger this morning as traders are favoring safe haven currencies ahead of reports on Chinese retail sales and factory output.
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FX Daily
March 11, 2014 Posted by
The euro fell after a three-day rally as traders scale back given the recent valuation run. The Aussie and kiwi are moving higher today on expectations that the Reserve Bank of New Zealand will raise its Official Cash Rate to 2.75% from 2.5% on Thursday.
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FX Daily
March 10, 2014 Posted by
Asian-Pacific currencies fell after a report showed that Chinese exports fell sharply in February. The Aussie dropped half a percent along with the Korean won and Malaysian ringgit.
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FX Daily
February 14, 2014 Posted by
The dollar extended its losses against most of its peers after a lackluster report on factory output. In addition, steady growth in Europe provided another boost to both the euro and pound.
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