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Dollar bulls brighten from data, risk appetite up

The dollar held at one-week highs against a basket of major currencies early on Friday, having benefited from upbeat U.S. data and as investors continued to cut back on safe-havens such as the yen. Commodity currencies including the Australian dollar managed to outperform their U.S. peer after a solid rebound in Chinese equities helped lift risk appetite generally. The dollar index (New York ...
Source: Reuters
The dollar's competition for safe haven supremacy

The Japanese yen (JPY (Exchange: JPY=)) rallied to a seventh-month high against the dollar on Monday, as investors turned to the currency as a safe haven against global market risk-in particular in the emerging markets. Investors are buying developed market currencies in an effort to unwind their positions in risky trades during this time of financial turmoil. The sudden strength in the yen, ...
Source: CNBC.com | By: Krysia Lenzo
DOW MINI FUTURES, S&P FUTURES LIMIT DOWN

U.S. stock index futures screamed lower on Monday, with Dow futures (Chicago Board of Trade: @DJ.1) tumbling more than 700 points, as fears surrounding the health of China's economy multiplied. The New York Stock Exchange is invoking Rule 48 for the Monday stock market open, Dow Jones reported. The rule allows NYSE to open stocks without indications. "It was set up for situations like this," ...
Source: CNBC.com | By: Jenny Cosgrave
Dow futures down as Wall Street preps for meltdown

U.S. stock index futures screamed lower, with Dow futures (Chicago Board of Trade: @DJ.1) tumbling as much as 350 points, as fears surrounding the health of China's economy multiplied. These concerns saw the benchmark Shanghai Composite (Shanghai Stock Exchange: .SSEC) index notch up its biggest one-day percentage loss since 2007 on Monday, closing down 8.5 percent . Read More Five charts that ...
Source: CNBC.com | By: Jenny Cosgrave
Is the euro the new safe haven?

Following calls for parity against the dollar just a few months ago, the single currency (Exchange: EUR=) is now one of the few assets in the world rallying. Global stocks had their worst week of the year last week and the only assets to perform well were the traditional "flight to safety" assets, such as the Swiss franc (Exchange: CHF=), U.S. Treasurys (U.S.: US10Y) and gold. (Exchange: XAU=) ...
Source: CNBC.com | By: Jenny Cosgrave
FOREX-Euro, yen rally as risk aversion intensifies, Aussie sinks

* Currency markets in risk-off mode on China growth worries * Yen hits six-week high vs USD, two-year high on Aussie * Euro climbs to two-month high vs USD * Aussie under broad pressure SYDNEY, Aug 24 (Reuters) - The euro hit a 6 1/2-month high and the yen hit a 1 1/2-month high against the dollar on Monday as investors dumped risk assets and flocked to currencies often seen as safe havens. ...
Source: Reuters | By: Ian Chua and Hideyuki Sano
FOREX-Yen rallies as risk aversion intensifies, Aussie sinks

* Currency markets in risk-off mode on China growth worries * Yen hits six-week high vs USD, two-year high on Aussie * Euro climbs to two-month high vs USD * Aussie under broad pressure SYDNEY, Aug 24 (Reuters) - The yen climbed to a six-week peak against the dollar early on Monday and raced to a two-year high on its Australian peer as investors sought the safety of the Japanese currency on ...
Source: Reuters | By: Ian Chua
Dollar droops as hopes for interest rate hike dim

The dollar fell on Wednesday as investors positioned for a U.S. interest rate hike in September pulled back after minutes from a Federal Reserve policymakers meeting delivered no solid signals on when the era of near-zero rates will end. The keenly awaited minutes from the July 28-29 meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee showed just one panel member as ready to raise rates. Others ...
Source: Reuters
China stocks stage late-day rebound; rest of Asia mixed

Equity markets in China hurled themselves back above the flatline late Wednesday, while other regional bourses mostly declined on the back of renewed fears over the stability of the world's second-biggest economy. In the previous trading session, the Shanghai bourse closed down 6.1 percent in its biggest daily decline since July 27, as traders pared back their bets for more stimulus following ...
Source: CNBC.com | By: See Kit Tang
Dollar bull run hits global dividend payouts

Strength in the U.S. dollar (Exchange: .DXY) continues to weigh on dividend payouts, which fell around the world for a third consecutive quarter between April and June, new data from Henderson Global Investors showed. Currency movements deducted 12 percentage points from the growth rate in dividends-the portion of a company's earnings that are paid out to shareholders-in the second quarter, ...
Source: CNBC.com | By: Jenny Cosgrave