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Fed update weighs down Wall Street, adds fuel to the dollar

Jun 18 2021

WASHINGTON All three main indices on Wall Street dropped Friday with investors wary of a more hawkish stance from the U.S. Federal Reserve, while the dollar posted the strongest gains in over a year and oil prices continued a steady climb.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Investors juggle Fed forecast and post-pandemic recovery as Wall Street dips

Jun 18 2021

WASHINGTON, June 18 Wall Street was down and the dollar surged on Friday as investors tried to balance a seemingly more hawkish stance by the Federal Reserve with persistent optimism about the U.S. economy as it emerges from the pandemic.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Wall Street down, dollar spikes as investors review recovery bets

Jun 18 2021

LONDON/WASHINGTON, June 18 Wall Street opened lower on Friday as investors reassessed their stance after the Federal Reserve projected interest rate hikes arriving sooner than once thought, while the dollar and U.S. Treasury yields continued to gain ground.

Stocks slide, yields jump as Fed projects earlier rate hikes

Jun 16 2021

WASHINGTON Markets were jostled Wednesday after U.S. Federal Reserve officials projected interest rate hikes sooner than expected, with stocks sliding and the dollar jumping on the news.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks slide, yields jump as Fed projects earlier rate hikes

Jun 16 2021

WASHINGTON, June 16 Stocks fell after the U.S. Federal Reserve brought forward its projections for interest rate hikes, driving up U.S. Treasury yields and the dollar.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Investors await Fed's take on inflation worries

Jun 16 2021

June 16 World stock markets hovered near record highs on Wednesday as investors braced for any signs the Federal Reserve is preparing a more hawkish stance in response to inflation data, and oil prices hit their highest since April 2019 on recovering demand.

Wall Street retrenches and awaits Fed while oil surges

Jun 15 2021

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Investors retrenched and avoided major risks across multiple markets on Tuesday as markets awaited fresh guidance from the U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Wall Street slips as Fed mulls policy, economic data disappoints

Jun 15 2021

WASHINGTON, June 15 Wall Street took a step back from record highs Tuesday, as investors weighed whether higher inflation readings might nudge the U.S. Federal Reserve closer to tapering monetary stimulus.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Markets near record highs as Fed kicks off two-day policy meeting

Jun 15 2021

June 15 Investors worldwide kept stocks close to record highs Tuesday, as they bet the U.S. Federal Reserve will resist a significant policy shift in the face of transitory inflation.

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