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Dhara Ranasinghe

Dollar jumps as markets brace for larger, faster rate hikes

Jan 27 2022

NEW YORK/LONDON The dollar soared to highs last seen in July 2020 against other major currencies on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve said it could deliver faster and larger interest rate hikes in the months ahead.

FOREX-Dollar jumps as markets brace for larger, faster rate hikes

Jan 27 2022

* Yuan set for biggest daily fall since July 2021 (Adds comment, fresh prices)

FOREX-Dollar races higher as markets brace for larger, faster rate hikes

Jan 27 2022

* Yuan set for biggest daily fall since July 2021 (Updates throughout)

FOREX-Dollar sails high as markets brace for larger, faster rate hikes

Jan 27 2022

LONDON, Jan 27 The dollar climbed to multi-week highs against other major currencies on Thursday, bolstered by the prospects for faster and larger interest rate hikes in the months ahead.

UPDATE 2-Euro zone bond yields track tentative market rebound

Jan 25 2022

LONDON, Jan 25 Euro zone bond yields edged higher on Tuesday, tracking a tentative rebound by European equity markets after a deep sell-off that encouraged investors to buy safe-haven assets in sovereign debt markets.

Euro zone bonds supported by stocks slide, geopolitical woes

Jan 25 2022

LONDON, Jan 25 Most government bond yields in the euro area steadied on Tuesday, with a sharp sell-off in world equity markets and mounting concern about tensions over Ukraine supporting demand for safe-haven debt.

As inflation breaks records, $100 oil is also looming

Jan 20 2022

LONDON (Reuters) -Already less transitory than forecast, central bankers' inflation headache may be about to become more acute as they face the prospect of $100-plus oil that lifts consumers' price expectations and intensifies simmering wage hike pressures.

ANALYSIS-As inflation breaks records, $100 oil is also looming

Jan 19 2022

LONDON, Jan 19 Already less transitory than forecast, central bankers' inflation headache may be about to become more acute as they face the prospect of $100-plus oil that lifts consumers' price expectations and intensifies simmering wage hike pressures.

GRAPHIC-German key yield back above 0%. Here's what it means

Jan 19 2022

LONDON, Jan 19 Bond markets have just passed a major milestone -- German 10-year yields have shot above 0% for the first time in nearly three years, potentially marking a return to more normal borrowing conditions in Europe.

FOREX-Dollar off lows as U.S. inflation test looms

Jan 12 2022

LONDON, Jan 12 The dollar steadied above almost two-month lows against its major peers on Wednesday, ahead of data expected to show a fresh surge in U.S inflation that could seal the case for an early rise in interest rates.

World News

Russian buildup at Ukraine border includes blood for wounded, U.S. officials say

A Russian troop buildup along its border with Ukraine includes supplies of blood https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/exclusive-russia-moves-blood-supplies-near-ukraine-adding-us-concern-officials-2022-01-28 for the wounded, three U.S. officials told Reuters, a detail reinforcing U.S. comments that Russia "clearly" now has the capability to move on its neighbour.