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* Canadian dollar at C$1.0648 or 93.91 U.S. cents * Inflation 0.9 pct in November, core 1.1 pct * Bond prices up across the maturity curve By Leah Schnurr TORONTO, Dec 20 - The Canadian dollar strengthened modestly against the greenback on Friday, recovering from a 3-1/2-year low as investors booked profits, though the broader trend of a weaker loonie was expected to continue into the new year. The currency started the day on a weak footing, dropping after data sh
NEW YORK, Dec 20 - The dollar fell from five-year highs against the yen on Friday, as investors consolidated gains this week and pared positions back ahead of the holidays, but the strong trend for the U.S. currency remained intact going into next year.
LONDON, December 20 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Kuwait's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'AA'. The Outlooks on the Long-term IDRs are Stable. The Country Ceiling is affirmed at 'AA+' and the Short-term foreign currency IDR at 'F1+'. KEY RATING DRIVERS Kuwait's 'AA' ratings are primarily supported by its exceptionally strong sovereign balance sheet resulting from oil-related budget and current account surpluses (respectively on average 29% and 37
DETROIT, Dec 20 - The judge in Detroit's bankruptcy case on Friday certified a direct appeal of his recent decision declaring the city eligible for bankruptcy protection, but recommended that a federal appellate court reject it because the case would best be dealt with in bankruptcy court.