Currencies Foreign Exchange

  • The U.S. dollar and the British pound are displayed as "out of stock" at a foreign exchange store in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on June 24, 2016.

    Sterling was weaker on Monday, trading near a five-week low, as lingering worries over Britain's exit from the European Union drove investors to sell.

  • LONDON, Sept 26- The yen was holding strong on Monday in the face of another volley of promises from the Bank of Japan to do everything necessary to get inflation back on the rise, including cutting interest rates further into negative territory. "The temptation is to say that the dollar should continue to weaken this week," said Sam Lynton-Brown, a currency...

  • *Warsaw stocks hit 12- day low ahead of government reshuffle. *Slovenia's 10- year bond yield at record low on Fitch upgrade. BUDAPEST, Sept 26- Poland led a fall in Central European stocks on Monday, extending losses posted since Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo said on Friday that she would reshuffle her government.

  • LONDON, Sept 26- The yen was holding strong on Monday in the face of another volley of promises from the Bank of Japan to do everything necessary to get inflation back on the rise, including cutting interest rates further into negative territory. "The temptation is to say that the dollar should continue to weaken this week," said Sam Lynton-Brown, a currency...

  • LONDON, Sept 26- Sterling was weaker on Monday, trading near a five-week low, as lingering worries over Britain's exit from the European Union drove investors to sell the currency that has steadily lost ground in the past three straight weeks. Sterling was knocked down late on Thursday after British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said he expected formal...

  • TOKYO, Sept 26- The dollar wobbled against the yen and euro on Monday, cautiously held in a narrow range ahead of the impending first debate between U.S. presidential candidates that could determine the currency's near-term direction. The dollar was down 0.1 percent at 100.860 yen. The market awaited the debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican...

  • TOKYO, Sept 26- The dollar wobbled against the yen and euro on early on Monday, cautiously held in a narrow range ahead of the impending first debate between U.S. presidential candidates that could determine the currency's near-term direction. The dollar was down 0.2 percent at 100.800 yen. The market awaited the debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and...

  • TOKYO, Sept 26- Japan's Nikkei share average dropped on Monday morning, with sentiment soured by a strong yen and weakness on Wall Street, while investors turned their focus to the U.S. presidential debate. Anything triggering fears for a strong yen trend is negative to stocks, "said Takuya Takahashi, a strategist at Daiwa Securities. Takahashi also noted that the...

  • *The U.S. presidential debate between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton will take place at 0100 GMT on Tuesday, with investors looking for indications of who could win the race to lead the world's biggest economy. *Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren said on Friday that he believed interest rates should be raised gradually now...

  • TOKYO, Sept 26- The dollar wobbled against the yen and euro on early on Monday, cautiously held in a narrow range ahead of the impending first debate between U.S. presidential candidates that could determine the currency's near-term direction. The dollar was down 0.2 percent at 100.800 yen. The market awaited the debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and...

  • USD Strength

    The political risk premium of a Donald Trump presidency should benefit the greenback, says Khoon Goh, ANZ's Head of Research.

  • Workers assemble a grain combine at the Case New Holland factory in Curitiba, Brazil.

    In emerging markets, there's life after BRICS, and analysts say it's in private banking as the middle class thrives.

  • comments weigh@ SAO PAULO, Sept 23- Latin American stocks and currencies fell on Friday as investors booked profits from a two-day rally after Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren said he believed rates should be raised gradually now. The two currencies also suffered the impact of a 4- percent slump in crude prices, a key export and source of tax...

  • The dollar index edged higher on Friday, reversing earlier selling, after comments from Boston Fed Reserve President Eric Rosengren.

  • hike@ SAO PAULO, Sept 23- Most Latin American stocks and currencies fell on Friday as investors booked profits from a two-day rally after Boston Federal Reserve President Eric Rosengren said he believed rates should be raised gradually now. The two currencies also suffered the impact of a drop in crude prices, a key export and source of tax revenue for both Mexico...

  • 3 month anniversary of the Brexit referendum

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including tourism spending in the United Kingdom climbing after the Brexit vote.

  • LONDON, Sept 23- Sterling skidded over 1 percent to hit a five-week low close to $1.29 on Friday after three straight weeks of losses, as worries over Britain's exit from the European Union kept pressure on the currency. The pound had jumped back over $1.31 on Thursday, after Bank of England policymaker Kristen Forbes said she saw no case for a further cut in...

  • BEIJING, Sept 23- China has agreed to establish a direct trading pair between its yuan currency and the Saudi Arabian riyal, the China foreign exchange trading platform operator said on Friday. China will also establish a direct trading pair between the yuan and United Arab Emirates' dirham, the China Foreign Exchange Trade System said in an online statement.

  • LONDON, Sept 23- Sterling slipped back towards $1.30 on Friday, ending the week in much the same place as it started, with worries over Britain's exit from the European Union keeping pressure on the currency. The pound had jumped back over $1.31 on Thursday, after Bank of England policymaker Kristen Forbes said she saw no case for a further cut in interest rates,...

  • TOKYO, Sept 23- The dollar gained in Asian trading on Friday but was on track to end a tumultuous week with losses after the Federal Reserve trimmed its long-term interest rate expectations and the Bank of Japan rebooted its monetary policy framework. The dollar was up 0.4 percent at 101.09 yen, pulling away from a nearly four-week low of 100.10 touched overnight,...