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Saikat Chatterjee

FOREX-Australia, Kiwi dollars gain on China stimulus plans; pound firm

Mar 15 2019

LONDON, March 15 The dollar broadly fell against its rivals on Friday and was on track for its biggest weekly drop in more than three months, while the Australian and the Kiwi dollars were the biggest gainers on news of more China stimulus plans.

FOREX-Dollar set for biggest weekly drop in 3 months

Mar 15 2019

LONDON, March 15 The dollar slipped against its rivals on Friday and was set for its biggest weekly drop in more than three months before a U.S. central bank meeting next week where policymakers will shed more light on the outlook for interest rates.

Sterling turnover surges in big week for British politics

Mar 13 2019

LONDON Trading volumes in sterling futures and options markets surged on Tuesday after Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a heavy defeat in a vote on her Brexit withdrawal agreement, CME said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 2-Sterling turnover surges in big week for British politics

Mar 13 2019

LONDON, March 13 Trading volumes in sterling futures and options markets surged on Tuesday after Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a heavy defeat in a vote on her Brexit withdrawal agreement, CME said on Wednesday.

FOREX-Rate hike bets send Norway's crown to 4-1/2 month highs

Mar 11 2019

LONDON, March 11 The Norwegian crown climbed towards its highest levels in more than four months against its Swedish rival on Monday after strong inflation data raised expectations the central bank could increase interest rates as early as this month.

FOREX-Norwegian crown leads gainers after strong price data; pound weak

Mar 11 2019

LONDON, March 11 The Norwegian crown rallied across the board on Monday after strong inflation data raised expectations the central bank could increase interest rates soon while the pound remained under pressure before a series of key parliamentary votes over Brexit.

RPT-ANALYSIS-"Short" pound bets fade three weeks before Brexit

Mar 11 2019

LONDON, March 8 With three weeks to go before Britain is due to exit the European Union, interest in selling the pound against the dollar and euro is dwindling as currency traders bet that the worst-case scenario of a no-deal Brexit will be averted.

Sterling skids as May makes last push to break Brexit deal deadlock

Mar 08 2019

LONDON Sterling fell on Friday in a volatile session as British Prime Minister Theresa May urged the European Union to make "just one more push" to break the deadlock over Brexit by offering her changes to a deal.

'Short' pound bets fade three weeks before Brexit

Mar 08 2019

LONDON With three weeks to go before Britain is due to exit the European Union, interest in selling the pound against the dollar and euro is dwindling as currency traders bet that the worst-case scenario of a no-deal Brexit will be averted.

Sterling posts biggest loss in 7 weeks on Brexit deadlock

Mar 07 2019

LONDON Sterling recorded its steepest loss against the dollar in seven weeks on Thursday after British and European Union sources said Brexit negotiations had hit an impasse.

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