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Saqib Iqbal Ahmed

Dollar slammed by dovish Fed; pound remains weak

1:12am IST

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar fell sharply against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday, after the Federal Reserve held U.S. interest rates steady and its policymakers abandoned projections for further rate hikes this year as the central bank flagged an expected slowdown in the economy.

FOREX-Dollar slammed by dovish Fed; pound remains weak

12:26am IST

* Traders see nearly even chances on Fed rate cut in early 2020

FOREX-Dollar steady ahead of Fed decision; sterling slides

20 Mar 2019

* Fed's balance sheet plan, economic outlook under microscope (Updates rates, comments to U.S. market open; changes byline; changes dateline, previous LONDON)

Dollar weak as traders bet on a dovish Fed

20 Mar 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar edged lower against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday as concerns over the strength of the U.S. economy and expectations that the Federal Reserve will prove accommodative at its meeting this week weighed on the greenback.

FOREX-Dollar dented by bets on dovish Fed

19 Mar 2019

* Pound pressured as Britain's May tries to agree Brexit extension (Updates rates, comments to U.S. market open; changes byline; changes dateline, previous LONDON)

Dollar steady ahead of Fed's interest rate decision

19 Mar 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar was little changed against a basket of currencies on Monday, sticking close to a two-week low, as caution about the American economy and expectations for an accommodative Federal Reserve kept the greenback subdued.

U.S. dollar sluggish as traders brace for a dovish Fed

18 Mar 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar slipped against the euro and was sluggish against most major currencies on Monday, as caution about the American economy and expectations for an accommodative Federal Reserve kept the greenback subdued.

Stocks rise on tame U.S. inflation, dollar eases

13 Mar 2019

NEW YORK A gauge of world equity markets rose and the dollar eased on Tuesday after a tame reading on U.S. inflation reinforced expectations the Federal Reserve will not raise interest rates anytime soon, while Boeing shares slid for a second day.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rise on tame U.S. inflation, dollar eases

13 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 12 A gauge of world equity markets rose and the dollar eased on Tuesday after a tame reading on U.S. inflation reinforced expectations the Federal Reserve will not raise interest rates anytime soon, while Boeing shares slid for a second day.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Tame U.S. inflation data helps stocks, hurts dollar

12 Mar 2019

NEW YORK, March 12 World stock markets broadly climbed on Tuesday, along with U.S. shares, after data showed only a modest rise in core inflation in February, backing expectations the Federal Reserve will hold off from interest rate increases this year.

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