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India

Vatsal Srivastava

FOREX-Dollar weakens as trade deal hopes buoy riskier assets; Aussie, kiwi firm

18 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE, Feb 18 The dollar fell versus a basket of its peers on Monday as rising expectations of a U.S.-Sino trade deal led investors to shift away from the safety of the greenback into riskier assets.

FOREX-Dollar eases as trade deal prospects bolster risk, sterling gains

18 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE, Feb 18 The dollar was marginally weaker on Monday, as increasing expectations of a U.S.-Sino trade deal led investors to shift away from the safety of the greenback into riskier assets.

FOREX-Weak U.S. retail sales pressure dollar/yen; euro weakens

15 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE, Feb 15 The dollar edged lower versus the yen on Friday as dismal U.S. retail sales data reinforced expectations the Federal Reserve will not raise rates this year, while the market awaited developments in trade talks between Washington and Beijing.

FOREX-Dollar lower versus yen after U.S. weak retail sales

15 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE, Feb 15 The dollar weakened against the yen on Friday as dismal U.S. retail sales data reinforced expectations Federal Reserve rates will not rise this year, while investor focus shifted to trade talks between Washington and Beijing.

FOREX-Dollar higher as euro sags; Aussie firms on China data

14 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE, Feb 14 The dollar held near three-month highs versus the euro on Thursday, supported by sustained strength in core U.S. inflation and weaker-than-expected data out of Europe.

FOREX-Euro struggles on weak data, dollar holds firm

14 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE, Feb 14 The dollar held near 3-month highs against the euro on Thursday, benefiting from sustained strength in core U.S. inflation and weak data out of Europe.

FOREX-Dollar slips as trade progress boosts risk assets; kiwi soars

13 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE, Feb 13 The dollar edged lower versus its peers on Wednesday, as rising hopes of a breakthrough in U.S.-China trade talks led investors to put money into the euro and Asian currencies.

Dollar weaker as signs of trade progress take shine off safe-havens

13 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE The dollar edged lower against its peers on Wednesday, as rising expectations of a breakthrough in the trade impasse between United States and China led investors to put money into the euro and Asian currencies.

FOREX-Dollar weaker as signs of trade progress take shine off safe-havens

13 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE, Feb 13 The dollar edged lower against its peers on Wednesday, as rising expectations of a breakthrough in the trade impasse between United States and China led investors to put money into the euro and Asian currencies.

FOREX-Trade friction, growth worries keep dollar near 2019 highs

12 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE, Feb 12 The dollar held steady versus its peers on Tuesday, hovering close to its 2019 high as U.S.-Sino trade tensions and global growth worries underpinned the greenback's safe-haven appeal.

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