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Friday, 06 March 2015
Canadian dollar will fall to record lows once Fed starts tightening, analysts warn
07:11 | 6/3/15
Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz said Wednesday a weaker currency will boost non-energy exports, while RBA head Glenn Stevens said the local dollar remains overvalued, and a lower exchange rate is needed to achieve balanced growth.
Euro Dips And Dollar Surges As ECB Sets Date For Bond-Buying Program
04:46 | 6/3/15
The euro has taken a wild ride in Thursday trading, hitting an 11-year low on the news that the European Central Bank will begin its bond-buying program next week.
Brazilian Real Weakens Past 3.0 to the Dollar for First Time Since 2004
04:33 | 6/3/15
Wall Street Journal
SÃO PAULO—The Brazilian real reached its weakest level since 2004 in midday trading Thursday as concerns about the country's struggling economy and political problems pushed investors to buy dollars.
Any euro recovery could hurt US stocks: Trader
03:26 | 6/3/15
"A lot of people are short the euro. If the euro pops for the rest of the day, it means to me there's probably a corrective phase," trader Jim Iuorio told CNBC's "Squawk Box," shortly after Draghi said the ECB will begin its monthly $66.3 billion bond ...
Where Does The South African Rand Go From Here?
03:15 | 6/3/15
Seeking Alpha (registration)
While the South African Rand appreciated against several countries such as EUR and JPY in the past year, economic fundamentals in South Africa remain unstable.
Indian Rupee rebounds from one-week low, up 9p at 62.16 vs US dollar
02:41 | 6/3/15
Rebounding from one-week low, the Indian rupee today rose by 9 paise to finish at 62.16 against the dollar, snapping its four-day falling trend, on the back of dollar selling by banks and exporters amid rise in stocks.
Euro zone yields near record lows as ECB about to show the money
00:37 | 6/3/15
LONDON, March 5 (Reuters) - Euro zone borrowing costs lurked around record lows on Thursday, with investors holding their bonds tight as the European Central Bank put the final touches to its trillion-euro asset-buying programme. German two-year yields ...
Investors Turn Pessimistic on Chinese Yuan as China Enters "New Normal"
00:37 | 6/3/15
Short selling positions on Chinese yuan are close to reaching a new five-year record in the last two weeks, according to a Reuters poll published on Thursday.
Indirectly Rouble Fall Affected Georgian Lari, Fitch
23:30 | 5/3/15
The FINANCIAL -- The sharp slowdown in Russia's economy is a significant shock for the economies of other sovereigns in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) region, but the impact on these countries' credit profiles varies considerably, Fitch ...
Daily Shot: Brazilian real-ity bites
23:30 | 5/3/15
That will put more downward pressure on the real and force Brazil's rates even higher. The 10-year government bond yield is already above 12.75%.
Malaysia Holds Key Rate as Ringgit Drop Reduces Scope for Easing
23:07 | 5/3/15
The Malaysian ringgit is Asia's worst-performing currency in the past six months as a slump in crude prices spurred investor concern the oil-exporter's finances will be hurt.
Nigeria: IMF Directors Propose Naira Devaluation
22:56 | 5/3/15
Lagos - The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has called for the implementation of reforms, including the devaluation of the Nigerian Naira in order to shield the country from risks presented by uncertainties characterizing the ...
China stocks fall on growth target cut, Europe up before ECB
22:45 | 5/3/15
Indexes in Singapore, Taiwan and New Zealand also dropped. Other major Asian benchmarks had anemic gains, with Japan's Nikkei 225 up 0.3 percent to 18,751.84.
Kenyan shilling firms on dollar inflows from foreign investors
22:45 | 5/3/15
NAIROBI, March 5 (Reuters) - Kenya's shilling firmed on Thursday after hard currency inflows entered the market from foreign investors fleeing Nigeria's faltering economy, while others were chasing yields on government debt.
Russian Ruble Firms on Higher Oil Price, ECB Decision on Bond-Buying
22:11 | 5/3/15
The Moscow Times
The ruble firmed to multi-month highs on Thursday, supported by higher oil prices and comments by a senior Russian official who said the ruble remained undervalued. The European Central Bank's decision to start a bond-buying program that could ...
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