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FX Daily
January 10, 2014 Posted by
The nonfarm payroll data was disappointing to say the least, with a gain of only 74K for December. The forecast was for 200K, but November was revised up 38K to 241K.
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FX Daily
January 09, 2014 Posted by
The Canadian dollar weakened to a 4-year low against the U.S. dollar, and fell against all its major peers as data showed that housing starts and building permits in the country fell.
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FX Daily
January 08, 2014 Posted by
The dollar followed up on its gains after a strong ADP number this morning. Private payrolls rose 238K in December, which was above expectations and the most in a year.
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FX Daily
January 07, 2014 Posted by
The dollar was mostly stronger this morning on limited global economic reports. Last night, Janet Yellen was confirmed to be the next Federal Reserve Chairman with a vote of 56-26, a record low for any chairman.
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FX Daily
December 18, 2013 Posted by
The Federal Open Market Committee today announced that it plans to reduce its monthly bond purchases to $75 billion from $85 billion.
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FX Daily
December 13, 2013 Posted by
The pound and euro fell again against the dollar as traders took some reprieve after a stellar run for both currencies over the past week.
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FX Daily
December 12, 2013 Posted by
The Aussie fell over 1% this morning to a 3-month low against the dollar after Reserve Bank Governor Glenn Stevens commented that the currency should be closer to 0.85 cents USD to spur the country’s economy.
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FX Daily
December 11, 2013 Posted by
The dollar recovered this morning after a budget agreement was reached last night by lead negotiators for the House and Senate.
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