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Americas roundup: Dollar rises on rate hopes despite lackluster U.S. payrolls data ,US stocks hit fresh highs, Gold dips, Oil retreats on U.S. output rise after hitting near 2-yr high -january 6th 2017

Americas roundup: Dollar rises on rate hopes despite lackluster U.S. payrolls data ,US stocks hit fresh highs, Gold dips, Oil retreats on U.S. output rise after hitting near 2-yr high -january 6th 2017 Market Roundup • US Dec Non-Farm Payrolls, 148k, 190k forecast, 228k previous, 252k revised. • US Dec …

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Americas roundup: Dollar drops against currency basket after modest recovery, Wall street gains, Gold steadies, Oil at highest since 2015 on inventory drawdown, Iran unrest-january 5th, 2018

Americas roundup: Dollar drops against currency basket after modest recovery, Wall street gains, Gold steadies, Oil at highest since 2015 on inventory drawdown, Iran unrest-january 5th, 2018 Market Roundup • US Dec ADP National Employment, 250k, 190k forecast, 190k previous, 185k revised. • US Dec Challenger Layoffs, 32.423k, 35.038k previous. …

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Global stocks hit record highs (again)

Stocks and commodities keep on climbing, Trump makes moves to check China’s influence in Latin America, and attention turns to Friday’s U.S. jobs report. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. Global Stocks Keep Climbing (Bloomberg)_Stocks rallied around the world Thursday on signs the global economic expansion that pushed benchmarks to records …

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Asia roundup: antipodeans rise on better-than-expected china’s Caixin services PMI, Dollar gains on upbeat U.S. data and slightly Hawkish FED minutes, Asian shares subdued – Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Asia roundup: antipodeans rise on better-than-expected china’s Caixin services PMI, Dollar gains on upbeat U.S. data and slightly Hawkish FED minutes, Asian shares subdued – Thursday, January 4th, 2018   Market Roundup   China Caixin/Markit Dec Services PMI rises to 53.9 (vs Nov 51.9), highest since Aug 2014 Japan Dec …

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North Korea’s hotline is open

A renewed hotline between North and South Korea, JPMorgan’s best bets in Asia, and two currencies to watch for on the U.S. foreign-exchange manipulator watch list. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. Korean Hotline (Bloomberg)-Leaving aside the issue of how big anyone’s nuclear button is, North Korea contacted authorities in …

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Americas roundup: Dollar advances after strong U.S. data, FED minutes, Wall street ends higher, Gold falls, Oil hits highest in 2-1/2 years on Iran tensions-january 4th, 2018

Americas roundup: Dollar advances after strong U.S. data, FED minutes, Wall street ends higher, Gold falls, Oil hits highest in 2-1/2 years on Iran tensions-january 4th, 2018 Market Roundup • Fed policymakers see future rate rises guided by inflation, fiscal stimulus. • Atlanta Fed raises U.S. Q4 growth view to …

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