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Saikat Chatterjee

RPT-ANALYSIS-A 90-minute cut: shorter trading day comes with costs

Nov 08 2019

LONDON, Nov 7 A proposal to shorten trading hours on Europe's stock exchanges could help to boost liquidity and would have far-reaching benefits for the industry's hard-working traders.

A 90-minute cut: shorter trading day comes with costs

Nov 07 2019

LONDON A proposal to shorten trading hours on Europe's stock exchanges could help to boost liquidity and would have far-reaching benefits for the industry's hard-working traders.

UPDATE 2-German bond yields hit 16-week high on data, trade optimism

Nov 07 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Updates prices, adds context and new charts)

Sterling stays rangebound on election uncertainty; BoE eyed

Nov 05 2019

LONDON The British pound drifted higher against the euro on Tuesday but stayed within recent trading ranges after survey data showed Britain's services sector stagnated last month due to concerns about Brexit.

Sterling holds the line as forex markets try to price UK election risks

Oct 29 2019

LONDON The British pound wobbled briefly on Tuesday as Britain looked set for a snap December election, but its recent surge on hopes of a smooth Brexit look may be capped by outside risks that the various election outcomes could bring.

FOREX-U.S. dollar range-bound while risk appetite boosts Australian dollar

Oct 29 2019

LONDON, Oct 29 The euro was range-bound against the dollar Tuesday as investors awaited for the outcome of the Federal Reserve meeting on Wednesday, while risk-oriented currencies strengthened as hopes for an easing in Sino-U.S. trade tensions buoyed sentiment.

FOREX-Trade deal hopes spur Aussie gains vs Swiss franc for a 3rd day

Oct 29 2019

LONDON, Oct 29 Risk-oriented currencies strengthened on Tuesday with the Australian dollar climbing for a third consecutive session against the Swiss franc as hopes for an easing in Sino-U.S. trade tensions buoyed sentiment.

RPT-Brexit nod from parliament to unleash 4% rally in pound, send UK plc to record high

Oct 18 2019

LONDON, Oct 18 Shares in London's UK-oriented businesses, such as housebuilders and retailers, could rocket to record highs if parliament approves the government's Brexit deal, investors say. They also predict the pound will rally around 5%.

Brexit nod from parliament to unleash 4% rally in pound, send UK plc to record high

Oct 18 2019

LONDON Shares in London's UK-oriented businesses, such as housebuilders and retailers, could rocket to record highs if parliament approves the government's Brexit deal, investors say. They also predict the pound will rally around 5%.

FOREX-Euro jumps to near 2-month highs on Brexit deal

Oct 17 2019

LONDON, Oct 17 The euro rallied to its highest levels in nearly two months against the dollar on Thursday after the European Union and Britain struck a Brexit deal.

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