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Saikat Chatterjee

Narrowing equity market breadth may signal a "market top" -BofA

8:26pm EST

LONDON (Reuters) -Narrowing equity market breadth, rising volatility and the prospects of rate hikes are the classic signs of a market top, BofA said in a weekly report on Thursday.

Pessimistic on Europe? Try shorting the Swedish crown

Dec 02 2021

LONDON Some traders eyeing the next big short European trade in global markets amid growing economic headwinds and a new coronavirus variant are looking at selling Sweden's crown.

FOREX-Euro on track for biggest three-day rising streak of 2021

Nov 30 2021

LONDON, Nov 30 The euro surged on Tuesday and was on track for its biggest three-day rising streak this year, as traders cut their short positions on the single currency after Moderna's CEO said COVID-19 vaccines were unlikely to be as effective against the Omicron variant as they have been with other types.

FOREX-Euro set for biggest 3-day rising streak in 2021

Nov 30 2021

LONDON, Nov 30 The euro surged on Tuesday and is on track for its biggest three-day rising streak this year as traders cut their short positions on the single currency after Moderna's CEO said COVID-19 vaccines are unlikely to be as effective against the Omicron variant as they have been with other types.

FOREX-Dollar dives, yen jumps on Moderna CEO's Omicron warning

Nov 30 2021

LONDON, Nov 30 The dollar slid against its rivals and the yen headed back towards more than two-week highs on Tuesday after Moderna's CEO said COVID-19 vaccines are unlikely to be as effective against the Omicron variant as they have been with other types.

FOREX-Yen, franc surge as new virus variant rattles markets

Nov 26 2021

* Graphic: World FX rates https://tmsnrt.rs/2RBWI5E (Updates throughout)

FOREX-Yen, franc surge as new virus variant rattles markets

Nov 26 2021

* Graphic: World FX rates https://tmsnrt.rs/2RBWI5E (Updates throughout)

FOREX-Yen, franc surge as new virus variant rattles markets

Nov 26 2021

LONDON, Nov 26 The Japanese yen and the Swiss franc surged on Friday, while the Australian dollar and the Norwegian crown slumped, as investors fled for shelter following the discovery of a new coronavirus variant that could resist current vaccines.

Big falls, thin trades: Trading Turkey's lira

Nov 25 2021

LONDON The Turkish lira suffered a historic 15% fall on Tuesday in a session marked by thin trading volumes and dwindling liquidity, and gauges are pointing to more rocky times ahead.

Wall Street retreats from records, U.S. Treasury yields rise

Nov 22 2021

WASHINGTON/LONDON Wall Street retreated from record highs on Monday, and shares of lenders rallied as two-year U.S. Treasury yields rose after President Joe Biden tapped Jerome Powell to continue as Federal Reserve chair.

World News

IMF chief says Omicron could dent global economic growth

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The International Monetary Fund is likely to lower its global economic growth estimates due to the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus, the global lender's chief said at the Reuters Next conference on Friday in another sign of the turmoil unleashed by the ever-changing pandemic.