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Saikat Chatterjee

Sterling pushed back to $1.25, on shaky ground

Jul 19 2019

LONDON The pound hovered around $1.25 on Friday after its biggest daily jump in more than two months in the previous session, though traders were still focused on the growing risks of a no-deal Brexit.

FOREX-Dollar falls for a 2nd day on U.S. rate cut bets

Jul 18 2019

LONDON, July 18 The dollar slipped for a second day against its rivals on Thursday on the back of softer U.S. Treasury yields after weak housing data as investors geared up for a policy meeting next week where officials are set to cut interest rates for the first time in a decade.

FOREX-Dollar slips on softer U.S. yields; Aussie shines

Jul 18 2019

LONDON, July 18 The dollar broadly edged lower against its rivals on Thursday after softer U.S. Treasury yields in the wake of weak U.S. housing data sapped demand as investors focused their attention on a Fed meeting next week.

One direction: Brexit-hit pound facing gravity of parity

Jul 17 2019

LONDON Currency traders who were wary of positioning outright for a hard Brexit outcome may finally be throwing in the towel: heavy selling has hit sterling this month and metrics such as derivatives and positioning suggest no respite ahead.

Sterling touches two-year low as investors hedge rise in Brexit risk

Jul 17 2019

LONDON Sterling fell below $1.24 on Wednesday, levels not plumbed for more than two years, as investors continued to price the growing risk of Britain's crashing out of the European Union without a transition agreement in place.

UPDATE 2-German yields inch off early lows, southern Europe bond rally continues

Jul 16 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

German yields drop overnight; data now in focus

Jul 16 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

FOREX-Rate cut bets keeps dollar on track for biggest weekly drop in three weeks

Jul 12 2019

LONDON, July 12 The dollar fell for a third consecutive day on Friday as stronger-than-expected U.S. inflation data failed to shake convictions that the Federal Reserve will start cutting interest rates at a policy meeting later this month.

FOREX-Dollar slips for third day as bears ignore U.S. inflation data

Jul 12 2019

LONDON, July 12 The dollar edged lower for a third consecutive day on Friday as stronger-than-expected U.S. inflation data failed to shake convictions that the Federal Reserve will start cutting interest rates at a policy meeting later this month.

UPDATE 2-Dollar weakness hoists pound, but outlook bleak

Jul 11 2019

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv

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