Wednesday, 01 March 2017

Currencies News

  • Mexican peso's fall is gold miner Fresnillo's gain

    23:16 | 28/2/17
    Telegraph.co.uk
    Donald Trump's election in the US has lent a helping hand to gold and silver miner Fresnillo, which benefited from falling costs due to the plunging Mexican peso. The currency tumbled 17pc against the US dollar on average in 2016, on the back of Mr ... more»
  • Hong Kong Exchange Fund assets HK$3.78 trln end-Jan -HKMA

    22:13 | 28/2/17
    Reuters
    Feb 28 Assets at the Exchange Fund, which is used to back the Hong Kong dollar, totalled HK$3,776.2 billion ($486.54 billion) at the end of January, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) said on Tuesday. more»
  • S.Korean won ends near 19-week high; stocks edge up

    20:07 | 28/2/17
    Reuters
    SEOUL Feb 28 The South Korean won finished at a near 19-week high on Tuesday, as exporters sold dollars at the month-end while the greenback's gains were capped in global markets. more»
  • Swiss Franc Rises Against Majors

    19:28 | 28/2/17
    RTT News
    The Swiss franc strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Tuesday. The Swiss franc rose to 1.0070 against the U.S. more»
  • Palm falls to near 4-month low on weaker demand, rising output

    18:08 | 28/2/17
    Times of India
    Palm heads for second straight session of declines * Malaysia's Feb palm oil exports fall 14.2 pct - ITS * Production picking up, traders sell ahead - trader * Palm may fall towards 2,703 ringgit/tonne - technicals By Emily Chow KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 28 ... more»
  • Latest gold, forex rates in UAE

    18:03 | 28/2/17
    Emirates 24|7
    Emirates 24|7 brings you the daily Dubai gold rate (22k, 24k, 21k and 18k), as well as currency exchange rates, including the Indian rupee, Pakistani rupee, Philippine peso, Sri Lankan rupee, sterling pound, euro and may more against the UAE dirham (US ... more»
  • FxWirePro: Thai baht falls as Thailand's manufacturing output data fails to ...

    16:43 | 28/2/17
    EconoTimes
    FxWirePro: Thai baht falls as Thailand's manufacturing output data fails to meet expectations. Tuesday, February 28, 2017 3:42 AM UTC. more»
  • Australia, NZ dollars tread water ahead of Trump speech

    16:16 | 28/2/17
    THE BUSINESS TIMES
    [SYDNEY] The Australian and New Zealand dollars treaded water on Tuesday, as the world awaited a speech by US President Donald Trump in which he may put more meat on the bones of his fiscal and tax policies. more»
  • EM ASIA FX-Ringgit and Singapore dollar sag; most Asian currencies steady

    16:13 | 28/2/17
    Reuters
    Feb 28 The following table shows rates for Asian currencies against the dollar at 0155 GMT. CURRENCIES VS U.S. DOLLAR Change on the day at 0155 GMT Currency Latest bid Previous Pct day Move Japan yen 112.52 112.74 +0.20 Sing dlr 1.4051 1.4041 ... more»
  • Op-Ed: How to play the euro/yen swan dive

    16:01 | 28/2/17
    CNBC
    In June 2016 the euro/yen broke below the lower edge of the trading channel and developed good support near 113.5 For months the euro/yen hovered near this level, moving sideways until it re-entered the trading channel. The October 2016 rally from 113 ... more»
  • Chinese arrivals to Vietnam up 85 pct in Feb.: statistics

    15:48 | 28/2/17
    ecns
    The sector is expected to receive 11.5 million foreign visitors and 66 million domestic travelers, generating 460 trillion Vietnamese dong (20.3 billion U.S. dollars) this year. The sector also aims to receive 17-20 million international tourists and ... more»
  • Megachem Thailand lists on Thai stock market

    15:00 | 28/2/17
    DEALSTREETASIA
    The shares of MGT opened at 2.74 Thai Baht, representing a premium of 45 per cent above the offer Price and closed trading at 2.42 Thai Baht, which is 28 per cent above the offer price, on its first trading day. With the completion of the initial ... more»