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The Fed hikes rates, America gains allies targeting China trade practices, and the global cost of Beijing’s drive to curb smog. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about.

The Fed hikes rates, America gains allies targeting China trade practices, and the global cost of Beijing’s drive to curb smog. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. The Fed Speaks (Bloomberg)-As expected, the Fed raised interest rates as well as their economic growth forecast for the new year. They stuck …

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Americas roundup: Dollar index steady ahead of FED meeting, Gold sips to 5-month low, U.S. yields rise, Oil drops after rally on pipeline outage, Brent premium narrows-december 13th 2017

Americas roundup: Dollar index steady ahead of FED meeting, Gold sips to 5-month low, U.S. yields rise, Oil drops after rally on pipeline outage, Brent premium narrows-december 13th 2017   Market Roundup   • US Nov PPI Final Demand YY, 3.1%, 2.9% forecast, 2.8% previous. • US Nov PPI Final …

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Americas roundup: Dollar rebounds before FED’s expected rate hike, Gold steadies, Wall street closes higher, Oil gains on forties pipeline shutdown, New York blast-december 12th 2017

Americas roundup: Dollar rebounds before FED’s expected rate hike, Gold steadies, Wall street closes higher, Oil gains on forties pipeline shutdown, New York blast-december 12th 2017   Market Roundup   • US Nov Employment Trends, 135.9, 135.6 previous, 136.2 revised. • US Oct JOLTS Job Openings, 5.996 mln, 6.090 mln …

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Americas roundup: Dollar index climbs for fifth straight session, Wall street closes higher, Gold slides, Oil gains on Chinese demand, but weekly losses loom-december 9th , 2017

Americas roundup: Dollar index climbs for fifth straight session, Wall street closes higher, Gold slides, Oil gains on Chinese demand, but weekly losses loom-december 9th , 2017 Market Roundup   • US Nov Non-Farm Payrolls, 228k, 200k forecast, 261k previous, 244k revised. • US Nov Private Payrolls 221k, 190k forecast, …

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Americas roundup: Dollar rallies on stronger risk appetite, Gold falls below trading range, touches 4-month low, Wall street rises, Oil bounces back prompted by U.S. fuel stocks-december 8th 2017

Americas roundup: Dollar rallies on stronger risk appetite, Gold falls below trading range, touches 4-month low, Wall street rises, Oil bounces back prompted by U.S. fuel stocks-december 8th 2017 Market Roundup   • US w/e Initial Jobless Claims, 236k, 240k forecast, 238k previous. • US w/e Jobless Claims 4-Wk Avg, …

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Americas roundup: Dollar edges up as optimism about progress on U.S. tax supports greenback, Gold hovers near two-month lows, Wall street indexes little changed, Oil falls after surprise rise in US fuel inventories-december 7th 2017

Americas roundup: Dollar edges up as optimism about progress on U.S. tax supports greenback, Gold hovers near two-month lows, Wall street indexes little changed, Oil falls after surprise rise in US fuel inventories-december 7th 2017 Market Roundup   • US Nov ADP National Employment, 190k, 185k forecast, 235k previous. • …

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A bitcoin frenzy like no other

South Korea’s crypto-craze and bull market blues in China. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. Korea’s Crypto-Craze As bitcoin surges past $13,000, so many South Koreans have embraced cryptocurrencies that the nation’s prime minister recently warned they could corrupt the nation’s youth. The craze has spread so far that bitcoin is trading at a premium of …

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