Yen drops to 30 month low against dollar, euro

Posted On: January 31, 2013
The monetary unit of Japan dove to its 30-month trough against two key rival currencies on Friday as speculation mounted about the selection of a central bank chief who will continue implementing the new prime minister's monetary stimulus policies, according to Bloomberg. [More]

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The Wall Street Journal: New Zealand Dollar up Late After RBNZ Statement Surprises

Posted On: January 31, 2013
From The Wall Street Journal: Attention will be on the government bond tender Friday--particularly as there won't be a nominal bond tender for a fortnight owing to the first inflation-index bond tend... [More]

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Financial Times: Wall Street resumes declines after Fed

Posted On: January 30, 2013
From the Financial Times: High quality global journalism requires investment. Please share this article with others using the link below, do not cut & paste the article. See our Ts&Cs and Cop... [More]

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Business Day: Disappointing US data hit shares, help euro

Posted On: January 30, 2013
From Business Day: LONDON — A surprise contraction in the US economy in the fourth quarter hit shares on Wednesday and also helped keep the euro close to a 14-month high. The data showed the w... [More]

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Reuters: GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks weighed by disappointing U.S. GDP data

Posted On: January 30, 2013
From Reuters: There had been optimism earlier in the day after several encouraging reports on the European economy that caused the euro to break above $1.35 for the first time since December 2011. Th... [More]

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Reuters: FOREX-Dollar falls to 14-month low vs euro; Fed looms

Posted On: January 30, 2013
From Reuters: U.S. gross domestic product fell at a 0.1 percent annual rate, the Commerce Department said, suffering its first decline since the 2007-09 recession and denting hopes the Federal Reserv... [More]

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BBR: Western Union opens payment service for German and Austrian SME sector

Posted On: January 30, 2013
From the Business Banking Review: Western Union Business Solutions has opened new offices in Germany and Austria, in a bid to expand its specialist payment services for the small and medium enterpris... [More]

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Reuters: GLOBAL MARKETS-Disappointing U.S. data hits shares, helps euro

Posted On: January 30, 2013
From Reuters: There had been optimism earlier in the day after several encouraging reports on the European economy that saw the euro break above $1.35 for the first time since December 2011. "It's ... [More]

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Reuters: Dollar hits 14-month low vs euro as U.S. economy contracts

Posted On: January 30, 2013
From Reuters: U.S. gross domestic product fell at a 0.1 percent annual rate, the Commerce Department said, suffering its first decline since the 2007-09 recession and denting hopes the Federal Reser... [More]

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Euro passes critical threshold against greenback

Posted On: January 29, 2013
The common currency of the European Union pushed past a key technical barrier on Wednesday against the U.S. dollar in the aftermath of data indicating that economic confidence improved this month. [More]

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