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FX Daily
April 30, 2014 Posted by

The FOMC today announced that it would continue to trim the pace of bond purchases, paring monthly buying to $45 billion.

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FX Daily
April 16, 2014 Posted by

Currencies are a mixed bag this morning with China's GDP data driving the yen lower by 0.4%.

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FX Daily
April 15, 2014 Posted by

The dollar strengthened again today on better than expected inflation numbers, giving investors confidence that consumer buying remains strong.

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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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