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  • *BOJ tankan highlights uneven progress of Japan stimulus. TOKYO, Dec 15- The yen climbed against the dollar and euro in extremely choppy trading on Monday, as investors took their cues from slumping Japanese shares and rising risk aversion. Japan's Nikkei stock average was down 1.3 percent in afternoon trade.

  • *Oil price plunge knocks Norway, Canadian dollar lower. NEW YORK, Dec 12- The U.S. dollar cut its losses against the euro, extended gains against the yen and reached an 11- year high against the Norwegian crown on plunging oil prices and stronger-than-expected U.S. economic data on Friday. U.S. consumer sentiment rose to an eight-year high in December, above...

  • Oil slide knocks Norwegian crown Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 2:55 PM ET

    The Norwegian crown sank to its weakest in more than a decade against the U.S. dollar on Friday, a day after Norway's central bank cut rates.

  • *Oil price plunge knocks Norway, Canadian dollar lower. NEW YORK, Dec 12- The U.S. dollar cut its losses against the euro, extended gains against the yen and reached an 11- year high against the Norwegian crown on plunging oil prices and stronger-than-expected U.S. economic data on Friday. U.S. consumer sentiment rose to an eight-year high in December, above...

  • *U.S. crude continues to slip after drop under $60 a barrel. LONDON, Dec 12- A relentless slide in crude prices put energy stocks and currencies exposed to oil exports under pressure on Friday, dampening appetite for riskier assets and underpinning flows into the safety of core government bonds. The euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index declined by 0.8 percent...

  • Dollar rebounds after three-day losing streak Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    The dollar was boosted by strong U.S. retail sales numbers and declining jobless claims, suggesting the US economy may get a rate hike next year.

  • How oil has hit Norway's economic growth  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    With Norway's central bank cutting its key policy rate by 25 basis points, Øystein Olsen, governor of the central bank of Norway discusses why now and how oil has impacted Norway's economy.

  • Banks borrowed 130 billion euro of four-year loans from the European Central Bank, taking barely more than half of the total money that had been offered this year as the euro zone's economy continues to struggle. Investors had seen it as a final throw of the dice before deciding, probably early next year, if it will put aside Germany's concerns and copy the...

  • ECB loan take-up meets expectations  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    The European Central Bank allotted 129.84 billion euros ($162 billion) in the second round of its targeted long-term refinancing operation (TLTRO). Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks Macdonald Asset Management, discusses the results.

  • When will the ECB pull the trigger on full QE?  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    After ECB's data on the take-up of TLTROs, Boris Schlossberg, managing director at BK Asset Management says this could be "euro-positive", as it creates the idea of a delay in full QE.

  • UK and US to be 'bright spots' in 2015  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 5:00 AM ET

    Gemma Godfrey, head of investment strategy at Brooks Macdonald Asset Management, says both the U.S. and the U.K. can accelerate in their pace of growth in 2015, despite an overall global weakness.

  • TOKYO, Dec 11- Asian stocks fell on Thursday as falling oil prices added to global growth concerns, while the dollar saw a bit of a respite against the yen and euro after successive sharp losses. Spreadbetters expected the bearish tone for equities to continue into Europe, forecasting Britain's FTSE to fall by as much as 0.3 percent at the open, and Germany's DAX and...

  • SYDNEY, Dec 11- The dollar remained on the backfoot early on Thursday, having fallen for a third session against the yen as the market unwound stretched positions to lock in profits with just one full week of activity left this year. The euro retested Tuesday's high of $1.2448, recovering from a 2-1/ 2 year trough of $1.2247. In the near term, whether the Aussie can...

  • Russia PM talks sanctions, economy  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev discusses the possibility of a budget review in 2015, and how western sanctions are impacting the economy.

  • *Norway's central bank may set scene for lower rates. *Political uncertainty in Greece keeps euro in check. LONDON, Dec 10- The Norwegian crown slumped to its lowest point in over five years against the euro on Wednesday, battered by falling oil prices and investors betting that Norway's central bank will point towards further monetary easing on Thursday.

  • Euro edges up, political instability in Greece Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 6:28 AM ET

    The euro edged higher against the dollar, but investors remained nervous over an uncertain political situation in Greece.

  • *Political uncertainty in Greece keeps euro in check. LONDON, Dec 10- The euro edged higher against the dollar on Wednesday, but investors remained nervous over an uncertain political situation in Greece and some looked to sell into any bounce in the single currency. The euro was up 0.15 percent against the dollar at $1.2390, having fallen to $1.2365 earlier in...

  • *Political uncertainty in Greece weighs on euro. LONDON, Dec 10- The euro fell broadly on Wednesday amid growing concerns over the political situation in Greece that could increase the chances of monetary policy easing early next year by the European Central Bank. The Greek government has brought forward to next week a presidential vote that will force nearly...

  • *Euro climbs, but developments in Greece eyed. NEW YORK, Dec 9- The dollar tumbled on Tuesday, posting its largest one-day loss against the yen in eight months, as investors sought the Japanese currency's safety amid uncertainty in Greece and the weak trend in oil prices. "We're seeing a broad pullback in risk appetite given weak oil prices and concerns about Greece...

  • FOREX-Dollar drops vs yen as risk appetite falters Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 10:53 AM ET

    *Euro climbs, but developments in Greece eyed. LONDON, Dec 9- The dollar plunged across the board on Tuesday, on track for its largest one-day loss against the yen since June 2013, as investors sought the Japanese currency's safety amid uncertainty in Greece and the weak trend in oil. "It's generally position-squaring in the dollar going into the last two weeks of the...