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Tommy Wilkes

'Extreme' vaccine discrimination risks leaving Africa behind - report

Dec 05 2021

LONDON Africa has little chance of overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic unless 70% of its population is vaccinated by end-2022, yet "extreme vaccine discrimination" is leaving the continent behind, a report published on Monday said.

FOREX-Dollar gains as traders wait to see if U.S. jobs data is strong

Dec 03 2021

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FOREX-Dollar gains on rate hike bets ahead of jobs data

Dec 03 2021

LONDON, Dec 3 The dollar gained on Friday against most major currencies as traders positioned ahead of key U.S. jobs data that could clear the path for an earlier rate hike by the Federal Reserve.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks roar higher as traders park COVID and Fed jitters

Dec 01 2021

LONDON, Dec 1 Stock markets roared higher on Wednesday, reversing much of the previous session's losses, as investors used the dip in prices to begin December by betting the latest COVID-19 variant would not derail the economic recovery.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks roar higher as traders park COVID and Fed jitters

Dec 01 2021

LONDON, Dec 1 Stock markets roared higher on Wednesday, reversing much of the previous session's losses, as investors used the dip in prices to bet the latest COVID-19 variant would not derail the economic recovery.

Wall Street shares mixed as traders position for rate hikes, oil jumps

Nov 23 2021

WASHINGTON/LONDON Wall Street shares were mixed on Tuesday and the dollar slipped from a 16-month high as investors positioned for interest rate hikes in 2022 after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was nominated for a second term.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares retreat as traders see higher rates; Turkish lira nosedives

Nov 23 2021

WASHINGTON/LONDON, Nov 23 Wall Street shares fell and the dollar slipped from a 16-month high on Tuesday as investors positioned for interest rate hikes in 2022 after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was nominated for a second term.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares retreat as traders see higher rates under Powell; Turkish lira plunges

Nov 23 2021

WASHINGTON/LONDON, Nov 23 Wall Street stocks fell and the dollar slipped from a 16-month high on Tuesday as investors positioned for interest rate hikes in 2022 after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was nominated for a second term, while European shares slumped to a three-week low.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares shrivel as traders see higher rates under Powell; Turkish lira sinks

Nov 23 2021

LONDON, Nov 23 Stock markets fell and the dollar held near a 16-month high on Tuesday as investors positioned for interest rate hikes in 2022 after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was nominated for a second term.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares shrivel after Powell's renomination; Turkish lira crashes

Nov 23 2021

LONDON, Nov 23 Stock markets fell sharply and the dollar held on to recent gains on Tuesday as investors positioned for interest rate hikes in 2022 after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was nominated for a second term.

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