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BLBG: Consumer Comfort in U.S. Holds at Lowest Level Since Mid-June
  28 Jul 19:48
 
Outlook for economy, finances and purchases little changed
Sentiment among lowest-income earners at a nine-year high
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Consumer confidence last week held at the lowest level since mid-June with little change in Americans’ attitudes about the economy, personal finances and the buying climate, according to the weekly Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index released Thursday...
 
MW: Jobless claims climb 14,000 to 266,000
  28 Jul 19:38
 
The number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week rose by 14,000 to 266,000 but remained extremely low, reflecting a still-growing economy in which companies are hiring at a steady clip...
 
WSJ: Gold Gains After Fed Stands Pat
  28 Jul 19:36
 
Gold prices rose to a two-week high Thursday, buoyed by the Federal Reserve’s decision to keep interest rates unchanged...
 
GF: US Fed right in not raising interest rate
  28 Jul 19:35
 
When the policymaking committee of the United States Federal Reserve assembled in Washington on Wednesday for their regular bi-monthly meeting, they pondered on whether the key benchmark interest rate should be increased after reviewing all of the economic data that has emerged as drivers to the US economy...
 
AB: Global stocks slip in run-up to Bank of Japan decision
  28 Jul 19:26
 
HONG KONG — Stock markets around the world edged lower Thursday as investors digested an upbeat Fed assessment of the U...
 
BLBG: Dollar Declines on Fed Outlook as Emerging Markets, Gold Gain
  28 Jul 19:24
 
Odds of Fed rate increase this year remain below 50%
South Korean won climbs to October high; yen rebounds
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The fallout from yesterday’s Federal Reserve statement continued to reverberate through global markets, with the dollar extending declines, emerging-nation currencies getting a boost and gold gaining on optimism the central bank will take a cautious approach to raising interest rates...
 
MK: Gasoline Demand: Important for Crude Oil Bulls
  28 Jul 19:22
 
The EIA (U...
 
MK: Volatility in the Japanese Yen before the BoJ’s Meeting
  28 Jul 19:21
 
The BoJ (Bank of Japan) will hold its first meeting since Shinzo Abe’s recent election victory...
 
NS: Global stocks slip in run-up to Bank of Japan decision
  28 Jul 19:19
 
HONG KONG (AP) -- Stock markets around the world edged lower Thursday as investors digested an upbeat Fed assessment of the U...
 
RTRS: Dollar falls against yen as BOJ easing bets pared back
  28 Jul 19:18
 
The dollar fell against the yen on Thursday as expectations faded that the Bank of Japan would deliver the radical stimulus package some had expected this week, and after the U...
 
BS: Eurozone economy resilient to Brexit
  28 Jul 19:18
 
[FRANKFURT] The eurozone economy has remained surprising resilient to the shock of Britain's vote to leave the European Union, fresh data showed on Thursday, a big contrast to the UK where signs of widespread economic pain are already apparent...
 
MW: Stocks open little-changed after poor earnings, mixed data
  28 Jul 19:17
 
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EXH: Dollar To Yen Exchange Rate Falters As Odds Of 2016 Fed Rate Hike Seem Limited
  28 Jul 19:17
 
Thanks to an unenthusiastic investor reaction to the latest Federal Reserve rate decision the US Dollar has trended lower across the board, benefitting the Yen despite a decline in safe-haven demand...
 
IBT: Pound slides against dollar after touching two-week low against euro
  28 Jul 19:16
 
The pound lost ground against the dollar and the euro for a second consecutive day on Thursday (28 July), reaching a two-week low against the latter, after relinquishing the early gains it had made against the US currency earlier in the session...
 
RTRS: U.S. jobless claims rise; labor market still strong
  28 Jul 18:49
 
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, but the underlying trend continued to point to sustained labor market strength...
 
RTRS: Wall Street to open flat after Fed leaves rates unchanged
  28 Jul 18:48
 
Wall Street was set to open flat on Thursday after the Federal Reserve decided to keep interest rates unchanged, but left the door open for a possible increase in the coming months...
 
MW: Gold rises to two-week high after Fed statement fuels bulls
  28 Jul 18:48
 
Gold prices trekked higher Thursday as investors were emboldened by a Federal Reserve policy statement that they read as hinting at a central bank hesitant to raise rates too quickly...
 
BLBG: Jobless Claims in U.S. Climbed Last Week From a Three-Month Low
  28 Jul 18:46
 
The number of Americans who filed for unemployment benefits last week rose from a three-month low, consistent with the Federal Reserve’s view of a stronger job market...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stocks Mixed on Earnings as Fed Looms; Yen, Oil Weaken
  27 Jul 21:24
 
Japan central bank may spend $265 billion to boost economy
Technology shares advance as Apple jumps on earnings
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American equities fluctuated as Apple Inc...
 
RTRS: Japan stimulus lifts Asia shares, Fed awaited
  27 Jul 21:21
 
The yen eased against the dollar on Wednesday after Japan unveiled a surprisingly large $265 billion stimulus package, while U...
 
MW: Oil futures drop as U.S. crude supplies break 9-week streak of declines
  27 Jul 21:20
 
Oil futures fell to their lowest levels in more than three months Wednesday after U...
 
PR: Gold steady as markets wait on Fed Share
  27 Jul 21:19
 
Gold was up slightly as investors waited for the result of the latest meeting of the US Federal Reserve...
 
RTRS: U.S. economy likely grew 2.3 percent in second-quarter: Atlanta Fed
  27 Jul 21:18
 
The U...
 
NG: Dollar: Currency surges vs yen on Japan stimulus hopes
  27 Jul 20:46
 
The dollar last stood at 106...
 
SK: Oil tumbles to new summer low after rise in inventories
  27 Jul 20:45
 
EIA data unexpectedly showed a 1...
 
ND: Sugar Drops as Bullish Bets Slow
  27 Jul 20:44
 
By Julie Wernau

Sugar futures dived Wednesday after prices moved below key support levels, triggering orders to sell over fears of a strong move lower...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stocks Fluctuate as Apple Gains Before Fed; Yen Weakens
  27 Jul 20:40
 
Japan central bank may spend $265 billion to boost economy
Technology shares advance as Apple jumps on earnings
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American equities fluctuated as Apple Inc...
 
RTRS: U.S. durable goods orders data points to weak business spending
  27 Jul 20:39
 
New orders for U...
 
MW: U.S. durable-goods orders sink 4% in June, biggest drop in almost two years
  27 Jul 20:38
 
Orders for durable or long-lasting goods made in the U...
 
BLBG: Canada Stocks Rally a Second Day as Gold Rises Ahead of Fed
  27 Jul 20:38
 
Gold edges higher with Fed unlikely to raise rates today
Investors weigh earnings from Gildan, Intact Financial
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Canadian stocks rose for the fifth time in six days, as a rally in Apple Inc...
 
MW: Pending home sales tick up 0.2% in June
  27 Jul 20:37
 
A gauge of pending home sales rose in June, signaling slow-but-steady momentum for housing despite headwinds in the market...
 
MW: Oil futures fall after EIA reports an unexpected rise in U.S. crude supplies
  27 Jul 20:37
 
Oil futures fell on Wednesday after the U...
 
IBT: Commodities Round-up: Oil plunges to three-month low on US inventory data
  27 Jul 20:35
 
Oil futures plunged to a three-month low on Wednesday (27 July), after US data pointing to a less than expected decline in crude inventories, added to persistent oversupply fears in the wider market...
 
WSJ: Gold Prices Rise Ahead of Fed Policy Statement
  27 Jul 18:11
 
Gold prices rose on Wednesday, after trading in a narrow price range ahead of a policy announcement from the Federal Reserve...
 
RTE: Gas prices 35% lower than this time last year
  25 Jul 19:43
 
The July Vayu Energy Wholesale Energy Market Report shows a drop of 35% year-on-year for July, mainly due to an on-going healthy supply, decreased demand, and the drop in oil prices...
 
LSE: Dollar steady before U.S. Fed, Bank of Japan meetings
  25 Jul 19:42
 
* Dollar steady against euro, yen

* Fed, Bank of Japan meetings this week in focus (Updates market action, change dateline, previous LONDON)

By Karen Brettell

NEW YORK, July 25 (Reuters) - The dollar was steady against the euro and yen on Monday as investors look ahead to central bank meetings with the U...
 
RTRS: Dollar steady before U.S. Fed, Bank of Japan meetings
  25 Jul 19:41
 
The dollar was steady against the euro and yen on Monday as investors look ahead to central bank meetings with the U...
 
RTRS: Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
  25 Jul 19:40
 
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada will take older tank cars out of crude-by-rail service months earlier than originally planned, the government said on Monday, its latest move to toughen rail safety in the wake of a deadly 2013 crash...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stocks Slip From All-Time Highs Before Policy Meetings
  25 Jul 19:39
 
Fed, BOJ loom later in week as investors assess earnings
Verizon wins Yahoo auction in $4...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stocks Slip From Records as Gold, Oil Lead Commodities Down
  25 Jul 19:30
 
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AG: CORN, SOYBEAN PRICES LEAN LOWER MONDAY
  25 Jul 19:28
 
DES MOINES, Iowa — On Monday, the farm markets have started mostly weaker, as threatening crop-weather has evaporated and more favorable conditions prevail over the Corn Belt...
 
INV: Oil drops to fresh 11-week low; WTI below $44 on U.S. drilling outlook
  25 Jul 19:27
 
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RTRS: Wall Street slightly lower as earnings roll in
  25 Jul 19:25
 
Wall Street was slightly lower on Monday as investors braced for another set of corporate earnings and ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting...
 
RTRS: Oil prices slide on oversupply, economic headwinds
  25 Jul 19:16
 
Oil prices fell to two and a half month lows on Monday amid worries that a global glut of crude and refined products would weigh on markets for some time...
 
WSJ: U.S. Stocks Open Slightly Lower
  25 Jul 19:10
 
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INV: Greenback rises to 3-1/2 month highs vs. loonie
  25 Jul 19:09
 
Investing...
 
WD: Oil falls to two-month low as drilling increases amid surplus
  25 Jul 19:08
 
NEW YORK (Bloomberg) -- Oil dropped to the lowest in more than two months after U...
 
CN: A Stronger Week for the US Dollar
  25 Jul 19:07
 
Monday July 18 2016
As the new week began, the US dollar started on 0...
 
NS: Drop in Index Paints Weaker Short-Term Economic Outlook For Canada
  25 Jul 19:07
 
OTTAWA, July 25, 2016 /CNW/ - The Composite Leading Index, a new Conference Board of Canada economic measure that tracks short-term indicators of the economy, inched down 0...
 
MW: Gold weakens as expectations for rate rise grow
  25 Jul 19:06
 
Gold futures lost some ground Monday as traders await this week’s meeting of Federal Reserve policy makers...
 
FT: Wall Street holds near record
  25 Jul 19:05
 
Trading cautious ahead of week rich with risk events
Monday 14:30 BST...
 
MW: U.S. stocks open slightly lower as investors brace for central bank meetings
  25 Jul 19:04
 
U...
 
BU: GOLD DROPS NEAR TO 4-WK LOW, INVESTORS EYE BANK MEETINGS
  25 Jul 18:51
 
Gold futures are nearing a fresh low on Monday morning in the US amid a surge in the dollar ahead of major central bank meetings...
 
MW: U.S. stock futures waver as investors gear up for ‘pivotal’ week
  25 Jul 18:49
 
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MW: U.S. leading economic index rises 0.3% in June
  21 Jul 19:49
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The leading economic index for the U...
 
BLBG: Euro Holds Close to Three-Week Low as Draghi Stands Pat on QE
  21 Jul 19:36
 
ECB to wait until economic impact of Brexit is clearer: Draghi
“Nothing major has been announced at all”: SocGen’s Tan
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The euro stayed close to a three-week low after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi refrained from announcing any expansion to its asset-purchase program and said officials will wait until the economic impact from Brexit is clearer...
 
MW: Existing-home sales rise 1.1% to annual 5.57 million pace, a 9-year high
  21 Jul 19:29
 
Sales of previously-owned homes rose in June to another cycle high, fresh evidence of a housing market that continues to power through ongoing headwinds...
 
FR: Euro makes a roundtrip, what we leaned from Draghi
  21 Jul 19:27
 
Going into the ECB press conference, there was speculation the ECB would try to tweak bond buying rules because it's running out of bonds to buy...
 
RTRS: ECB's Draghi says Turkey turmoil likely to impact euro zone confidence
  21 Jul 19:26
 
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said on Thursday events in Turkey since the coup attempt may impact economic sentiment in the euro zone...
 
BS: Euro rises as ECB's Draghi gives no hint of September action
  21 Jul 19:25
 
[LONDON] The euro rose to hit a day's high against the dollar on Thursday, after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said only that the bank would take time to reassess any changes in the economic outlook...
 
BS: US jobless claims fall to three-month low
  21 Jul 19:23
 
[WASHINGTON] The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, hitting a three-month low as the labour market continues to gather momentum...
 
BS: US jobless claims fall to three-month low
  21 Jul 19:21
 
[LONDON] The euro rose to hit a day's high against the dollar on Thursday, after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said only that the bank would take time to reassess any changes in the economic outlook...
 
BLBG: Draghi May Flag Action Ahead for ECB Under Brexit’s Shadow
  21 Jul 19:21
 
Rates expected to be left unchanged at 1:45 p...
 
BLBG: The Global Economy Is Slow... But Steadier Than Ever
  21 Jul 19:19
 
It’s not difficult to come to the conclusion that, economically speaking, we are living in very turbulent times...
 
CNBC: US stocks trade mixed Wall Street eyes earnings and data
  21 Jul 19:18
 
U...
 
BLBG: Bonds Fall, Euro Gains as ECB Stands Pat; U.S. Stocks Fluctuate
  21 Jul 19:17
 
Draghi won’t add to stimulus for now, sees economy risks
S&P 500 mixed after record close, Stoxx 600 retreats
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Government bonds retreated from Germany to the U...
 
CN: ECB maintains policy but will act if Brexit threatens goal
  21 Jul 19:16
 
The European Central Bank (ECB) left its key policy rates and monthly asset purchases unchanged, as widely expected, but underlined that it would “act by using all the instruments available within its mandate” if uncertainties surrounding Britain’s exit from the European Union (EU) threaten the pass-through of its accommodative monetary policy to the real economy...
 
OF: Oil prices remain steady as US crude inventories decline
  21 Jul 19:15
 
Oil prices have remained steady after the US Energy Department reported a drawdown of crude inventories...
 
MN: Asia markets rally on stimulus hopes
  21 Jul 19:15
 
HONG KONG: Asian markets mostly rose on Thursday following a fresh Wall Street record as traders are pumped up by strong corporate results and expectations of fresh stimulus...
 
MN: ECB expected to bide time after Brexit shock
  21 Jul 19:14
 
FRANKFURT: The European Central Bank (ECB) is not expected to announce any new measures at its regular policy meeting on Thursday, but could flag fresh stimulus in September as the real economic fallout from Brexit makes itself felt, analysts said...
 
RTRS: U.S. jobless claims hit three-month low; factory activity weakens
  21 Jul 19:13
 
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, hitting a three-month low as the labor market continues to gather momentum...
 
RTRS: ECB keeps policy steady, sees Brexit initially contained
  21 Jul 19:13
 
The European Central Bank kept its interest rates and policy plans unchanged on Thursday and said the immediate stress caused to markets by Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union had been contained...
 
MW: ECB's Draghi: Need to tackle bad loans in eurozone
  21 Jul 19:12
 
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi on Thursday stressed the need to tackle the level of bad loans in the eurozone banking system, saying they are a problem for future profitability and bank lending...
 
MW: Philly Fed index turns negative, drops to six-month low in July
  21 Jul 19:11
 
Activity of U...
 
EP: Egyptian Pound Weakens to Record Low Against US Dollar as Devaluation Uncertainty Mounts
  21 Jul 19:11
 
The drop in the EGP’s value against the greenback comes amid speculation that a currency devaluation is in the pipeline, particularly following statements from Central Bank governor Tarek Amer saying that, while floating the pound is currently not possible, a second devaluation “depends on what the bank thinks at the appropriate time...
 
ND: Europe Stocks, U.S. Futures Remain Lower as ECB Stands Pat
  21 Jul 19:10
 
By Christopher Whittall

Stocks in Europe and U...
 
ZW: RPT-Euro rises as ECB's Draghi gives no hint of September action
  21 Jul 19:09
 
LONDON, July 21 (Reuters) - The euro rose to hit a day's high against the dollar on Thursday, after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said only that the bank would take time to reassess any changes in the economic outlook...
 
LSE: TREASURIES-U.S. bonds trim gains after housing starts data
  19 Jul 18:27
 
NEW YORK, July 19 (Reuters) - U...
 
MT: Australian and New Zealand dollars slide on rate cut bets
  19 Jul 18:26
 
By Yumna Mohamed

LONDON (Reuters) - The Australian dollar fell more than 1 percent to a 11-day low on Tuesday while the New Zealand dollar hit a three-week trough, as investors ramped up bets that both central banks could ease monetary policy as early as next month...
 
RTRS: FOREX-Dollar hits 4-month high after better-than-expected U.S. housing starts
  19 Jul 18:25
 
The dollar rose to a four-month high against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday after the release of data showing U...
 
ECM: US Treasuries gain on weak risk appetite, geopolitical worries
  19 Jul 18:25
 
The US Treasuries surged higher across the board, alongside a sharp decline in equities and crude oil prices...
 
BLBG: Dollar Climbs to 3-Week High After Housing Starts Top Forecast
  19 Jul 18:25
 
Greenback rises for third day as Aussie drops on rate outlook
Construction gauge rose in June after contracting prior month
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The dollar advanced to a three-week high after a report showed June housing starts rose more than forecast...
 
BLBG: U.S. Index Futures Fluctuate Amid Earnings After Fresh Records
  19 Jul 18:15
 
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MW: Housing starts rise 4.8% in June, as supply still lags demand
  19 Jul 18:15
 
Housing starts jumped in June but from downwardly-revised levels earlier in the year, pointing to a market for newly-constructed homes that continues to grind forward slowly and steadily...
 
BLBG: Stocks Take a Breather as Earnings Disappoint, Treasuries Gain
  19 Jul 18:12
 
Futures signal S&P 500 will decline from record-high
Gold gains with U...
 
RTRS: U.S. housing starts rise more than expected in June
  19 Jul 18:12
 
U...
 
FT: Dollar index surges to 4-month high
  19 Jul 18:11
 
A rush of dollar buying has pushed the greenback up to some notable highs against other major currencies, driving the dollar index up to a four-month high...
 
LSE: Dollar Mixed After US Housing Starts, Building Permits
  19 Jul 18:10
 
BRUSSELS (Alliance News) - The Commerce Department has released its housing starts and building permits reports for July at 8:30 am ET Tuesday...
 
EU: Euro Pound Exchange Rate Higher after Inflation Data
  19 Jul 18:10
 
Euro Pound Exchange Rate up 0...
 
LSE: Dollar Strengthens Ahead Of US Housing Starts, Building Permits
  19 Jul 18:09
 
BRUSSELS (Alliance News) - The Commerce Department is set to release its housing starts and building permits reports for July at 8:30 am ET Tuesday...
 
TR: Oil Slides to $47 a Barrel as Glut Expands
  19 Jul 18:08
 
Oil prices steadied near $47 a barrel on Tuesday as concerns over a glut of crude and refined fuel outweighed an expected cut in U...
 
MW: Investors should get ready for U.S. stocks to slide​
  19 Jul 18:05
 
Sentiment conditions in the stock market now are just as unfavorable as they were favorable only a couple of weeks ago...
 
LSE: US Dollar Climbs Against Majors
  19 Jul 18:05
 
CANBERA (Alliance News) - The US dollar drifted higher against the other major currencies in European trading on Tuesday...
 
RTRS: Oil gains as U.S., China data points to stronger demand
  15 Jul 19:50
 
Crude prices rose towards $48 a barrel on Friday after data from top energy consumers the United States and China boosted the oil demand outlook...
 
BLBG: China Growth Steadies on Consumer, Dimming Stimulus Expectations
  15 Jul 19:47
 
Retail sales and factory output beat estimates in June
Nomura raises 2016 GDP growth forecast to 6...
 
RTRS: Government spending steadies China's economy in second-quarter but risks grow
  15 Jul 19:45
 
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China's economy grew slightly faster than expected in the second quarter as a government spending spree and housing boom boosted industrial activity, but a slump in private investment growth is pointing to a loss of momentum later in the year...
 
RTRS: Wall Street inches to another high on strong retail sales data
  15 Jul 19:45
 
The Dow and the S&P 500 inched up on Friday, hitting new highs, after better-than-expected monthly U...
 
BLBG: : Pound Set for Best Week Since 2009 as May, Carney Fuel Rebound
  15 Jul 19:44
 
Sterling pares gain after BOE official says ‘easing required’
BOE decision to leave rate unchanged helps boost U...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stocks, Dollar Rise as Treasuries Slump Amid Economic Data
  15 Jul 19:43
 
U...
 
RTRS: June exports rise after falling for 18 months
  15 Jul 19:42
 
India's merchandise exports rose for the first time in June, after falling for 18 consecutive months, spurred by increasing commodity shipments, data released by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry showed on Friday...
 
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