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Morning News Call - India, August 22

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CANADA FX DEBT-C$ nudges higher as retail sales, Jackson Hole in focus

The Canadian dollar held firm against the U.S. dollar on Monday despite a sharp fall in oil prices, as the greenback stumbled on geopolitical fears over North Korea and investors girded themselves for the annual central bank conference in Jackson Hole later this week. In Canada, investors were also focused on retail sales data due

EMERGING MARKETS-LatAm markets seesaw ahead of Jackson Hole c.bank conference

Latin American stocks and currencies seesawed on Monday as traders awaited the U.S. Federal Reserve's annual central banking symposium in Jackson Hole later this week for clues on the U.S. central bank's plans to raise interest rates. Questions over the possibility of a third U.S. rate hike this year have been a key driver of demand for emerging market currencies in recent weeks following a mixed batch of economic figures. Fed Cha


U.S. defense secretary arrives in Iraq on unannounced visit to meet Iraqi leaders

BAGHDAD U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrived in Iraq on Tuesday, just days after the start of an offensive to take back the city of Tal Afar, to speak with Iraqi leaders about the next steps in the fight against Islamic State.