Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Currencies News

  • Don't Exhale Just Yet

    13:56 | 21/10/14
    Barron's
    Like addicts in need of their next fix, investors have become edgy about life without an ever-rising dose of freshly printed dollars. There is always ... With less diversification into property and securities, Cathay Life has more cash to invest in ... more»
  • Tourism up despite a crack in Chinese market

    12:03 | 21/10/14
    Stuff.co.nz
    Despite the high New Zealand dollar earlier this year, visitor arrivals for the past 12 months were up 5 per cent to 2.8 million. more»
  • TURKS AND CAICOS CORRUPTION TRAIL HEADS TO PRIVY COUNCIL

    10:45 | 21/10/14
    Turks and Caicos Sun
    The issue of the impartiality and independence of Jamaican judge Mr. Paul Harrison who was selected to hear the corruption trials in the Turks and Caicos Islands is set to be heard by the Privy Council in London. more»
  • Reflections on the death of an unpunished dictator

    10:11 | 21/10/14
    Patriotic Vanguard
    I hated the régime. In May of 1980, there was the $5 million dollar national wedding that was lavishly displayed on public television while Haiti was going through its first major food shortage and episodes of famine in the Northwestern region of the ... more»
  • Shipping firm Bollore Africa Logistics sees net profit plunge in H1

    10:00 | 21/10/14
    Reuters Africa
    ABIDJAN Oct 20 (Reuters) - First half 2014 profit at shipping company Bollore Africa Logistics plunged to 5.89 billion CFA francs ($11.48 million) from 9.45 billion CFA francs in the same period last year, the company said on Monday. Turnover was 38.07 ... more»
  • Australian dollar boosted by higher iron ore price, lower US dollar

    09:37 | 21/10/14
    NEWS.com.au
    The currency got a boost overnight as the US dollar weakened and the iron ore price rose. “The Australian dollar has gradually moved higher overnight and is just below 88 US cents this morning, from a low of 87.50 cents yesterday afternoon,” National ... more»
  • Currency Rates Outlook - Pound to Rand, Swedish Krona, Norwegian Krone ...

    09:37 | 21/10/14
    Exchange Rates UK
    The latest forex forecasts for the Pound Sterling (GBP) vs Rand (ZAR), Swedish Krona (SEK), Norwegian Krone (NOK) & Danish Krone (DKK) exchange rates today. more»
  • NZ dollar gains on greenback weakness

    09:26 | 21/10/14
    NEWS.com.au
    THE New Zealand dollar gained as the greenback declined on concern a nascent economic recovery in the US may be derailed should the Federal Reserve tighten policy too aggressively, after IBM earnings disappointed investors. more»
  • NZ dollar gains on greenback weakness after IBM earnings disappoint

    09:15 | 21/10/14
    TVNZ
    The New Zealand dollar gained as the greenback declined on concern a nascent economic recovery in the US may be derailed should the Federal Reserve tighten policy too aggressively, after IBM earnings disappointed investors. more»
  • Kacific to bring fast broadband to Kiribati's most remote islands

    09:03 | 21/10/14
    Solomon Star
    People on all of the 33 islands and atolls of Kiribati will be able to enjoy high speed broadband services from 2017, thanks to an agreement their government signed today with Kacific Broadband Satellites. more»
  • Ivory Coast Saph records a loss in H1 2014

    08:52 | 21/10/14
    Reuters Africa
    ABIDJAN Oct 20 (Reuters) - Ivory Coast natural rubber producer Saph recorded a loss of 3.03 billion CFA francs ($5.91 million) in the first half of 2014, compared with a profit of 8.65 billion CFA francs in the same period last year, the company said ... more»
  • EXCLUSIVE: Syrian refugees flock to Jordan

    08:18 | 21/10/14
    Sarasota Herald-Tribune
    Each person in the camp gets World Food Programme vouchers totaling 20 Jordanian dinar - equal to $28.25 a month - that can only be used for certain foods. more»
  • Nicholas Walters takes his chance and shows his class

    08:07 | 21/10/14
    Boxing News 24
    Nicholas 'Axe Man' Walters, to those who had not seen him before, he lived up to his moniker, with chopping massive shots into Donaire who felt the power of the Jamaican from the start. Donaire, when under pressure, tried to meet the onslaught head on ... more»
  • Lew: Recent euro moves linked more to fundamentals

    08:07 | 21/10/14
    CNBC
    He said recent movements of the euro versus the dollar seem linked more to differences in growth than they do policies aimed at depreciating the euro. Lew, in recent comments to the IMF, urged countries not to use policy to force their currencies to ... more»
  • Widening trade deficit

    08:07 | 21/10/14
    The Express Tribune
    Analysts have termed the widening trade deficit a result of the exchange rate rigidity. While the Pakistani rupee, according to IMF projections, should be more than Rs110 to a dollar, with its overvaluation, however, it is currently traded at around ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,238400.77%
COMP4,316581.35%
DJI16,400190.12%
SP5001,904170.91%
DAX8,7181331.50%
FTSE6,267430.68%
NI22515,1115793.98%
TWI77.070.020.03%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2790.0010.04%
NZDUSD0.79600.00170.21%
AUDUSD0.87680.00110.13%
NZDAUD0.90720.00030.03%