US Dollar Report Headlines

ICE considers changing Liffe cocoa currency to euro-sources

LONDON, July 30 - The Intercontinental Exchange is considering changing the currency of its sterling-denominated Liffe cocoa futures to euros, market participants said.

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar, Treasuries yields gain after strong U.S. GDP

* U.S. Fed statement awaited, expected to trim monthly stimulus

Stocks, Currencies, Bonds, Markets 11:50am EDT

UPDATE 3-Russian assets rally, shrugging off Western sanctions

* Rouble adds 0.5 pct vs dollar, 0.8 pct vs euro (Updates prices, adds temporary suspension of trading)

FOREX-Dollar hits 10-month highs on strong U.S. GDP data

* Traders eye upcoming Fed statement (Updates prices, adds comments; changes byline, dateline, previous LONDON)

Currencies, Markets 10:20am EDT

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ at six-week low after strong U.S. GDP data

* Canadian dollar at C$1.0887 or 91.85 U.S. cents * Bond prices lower across the maturity curve By Leah Schnurr TORONTO, July 30 - The Canadian dollar weakened to a six-week low against the greenback on Wednesday after data showed a bigger-than-expected pick up in growth south of the border, boosting the U.S. dollar to the detriment of the loonie. U.S. gross domestic product expanded at a 4 percent annual rate in the second quarter, recovering from a decline in the fir

Currencies, Bonds, Markets 9:28am EDT

Fitch APAC Chart: Commodity Dependence in Indonesia and India

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Sovereigns Chart of the Month - July 2014 HONG KONG, July 30 (Fitch) The possibility of continued commodity price moderation in the next few years presents a larger risk for the current account adjustment process in Indonesia than in India, Fitch's Asia-Pacific Sovereign Chart of the Month shows. The chart highlights the diffe

UPDATE 2-Ukraine economy shrinks faster as conflict takes its toll

KIEV, July 30 - Ukraine's economic decline has accelerated as fighting between the army and pro-Russian separatists in the east took a heavy toll on industry and other economic activity in the last three months.

Currencies, Bonds, Markets 8:53am EDT

CANADA FX-C$ weakens to session low after North American data

TORONTO, July 30 - The Canadian dollar weakened to a session low against the greenback on Wednesday after data showed Canadian producer prices edged down in June, while south of the border, the U.S. economy grew at a faster pace than expected in the second quarter.

Bonds, Markets, Currencies 8:38am EDT

Moscow Exchange suspends share trading on main market

MOSCOW, July 30 - The Moscow Exchange said on Wednesday it had temporarily suspended share trading at 1200 GMT on its main market where the most liquid assets are traded.

Russia says ready to provide liquidity to banks hit by Western sanctions

MOSCOW, July 30 - The Russian Central Bank said on Wednesday it was ready to provide banks hit by Western sanctions with liquidity through existing instruments if they face additional risks.


Key retirements mean a changing of the guard next year in U.S. Congress

Regardless what voters decide in the November elections, there will be a major changing of the guard next year in the U.S. Congress as result of a number of key retirements.