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USD/JPY maintains slight advances near the 114.00 level ahead of US data.

  • 26 October, 2021
  • 3:53 pm EEST

The USD/JPY pair maintained its bid tone coming into the North American session, but struggled to find acceptance or build on momentum above the 114.00 level. The pair extended its overnight rebound from the 113.40 region, representing ascending trend-line support…

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GBP/USD pares intraday gains to two-week highs, rising slightly around 1.3625-30.

  • 11 October, 2021
  • 3:29 pm EEST

GBP/USD pares intraday gains to two-week highs, rising slightly around 1.3625-30.   The British pound gained some ground on Monday after the Bank of England signaled an impending rate hike. The upside is still limited due to the underlying optimistic…

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Asian markets face a quarterly loss as the dollar rises on tightening prospects.

  • 30 September, 2021
  • 12:22 pm EEST

The dollar hovered below the previous session's one-year highs on Thursday on growing expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve will tighten policy in coming months, while Asian shares were headed for their worst quarter since the pandemic hit. Resolving "tension" between…

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Dollar hovers above one-week low as Evergrande questions persist

  • 24 September, 2021
  • 12:16 pm EEST

The dollar hovered above a one-week low versus major peers on Friday, taking a breather after its biggest drop in almost a month overnight, as questions lingered about the fate of property developer China Evergrande Group. The yen fell to…

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Gold prices fall, while awaiting the results of the Federal Reserve

  • 22 September, 2021
  • 2:01 pm EEST

Gold prices fell, during trading today, Wednesday, amid anticipation of the results of the Federal Reserve Board meeting, which concludes its work today.   Gold Prices Gold futures contracts, for December delivery, fell 0.12%, to $1,776.40 an ounce, by 09:38…

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