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Goldman to pay $120m to settle rate-rigging probe

Traders manipulated Isdafix benchmark to benefit derivatives positions, says CFTC.....»»

Category: topSource: ftDec 21st, 2016

Traders Throw In The Towel On March Rate Hike

As we previously noted, while speculatrs had been reducing their shorts in Treasury futures, they had added to Eurodollar shorts - pushing their bets on Fed rate hikes .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 23rd, 2017

Asia stocks ease, dollar steadies after Fed-led losses

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian stocks pulled back from a 19-month high on Thursday, while the dollar tried to steady from losses suffered in the wake of the U.S. Federal Reserve minutes indicating a cautious approach to more interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 22nd, 2017

Metals Stocks: Gold slips as traders await rate-hike clues

Gold prices slip slightly lower a second straight day on Wednesday with investors reluctant to stick out their necks ahead of a highly anticipated Federal Reserve release......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 22nd, 2017

Metals Stocks: Gold fights to rise as traders await rate-hike clues

Gold prices churned little moved for a second straight day on Wednesday with investors reluctant to stick out their necks ahead of a highly anticipated Federal Reserve release......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 22nd, 2017

OPEC cuts, weak freight rates help traders profit on Asia crude routes

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil traders from around the world, including the United States, Britain and Brazil, have tripled their sales to Asia as they take advantage of an emerging supply gap following OPEC-led production cuts announced late last year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 22nd, 2017

Dollar Falls as Traders Weigh Next U.S. Rate Hike

The dollar weakened against a basket of major currencies on Thursday, posting its steepest one-day drop in over two weeks, due to lower U.S. bond yields and uncertainty over the timing of the Federal Reserve's next interest rate increase......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 21st, 2017

Gold Steady, Awaiting Clues on Fed Rate Rise Schedule

Gold held steady on Monday as traders awaited further clues on the pace of U.S. interest rate rises from a Federal Reserve officials due to speak this week......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 20th, 2017

Silver Bullion, ETFs Show Best Fundamentals

While hard asset traders are trying to time the Federal Reserve rate hike, investors can sti.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 17th, 2017

Barclays, Citi helped South Africa with forex trading probe - sources

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Barclays Plc and Citigroup approached South African competition regulator with information relating to the alleged rigging of the rand currency's exchange rate, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 17th, 2017

Dollar falls as traders weigh next U.S. rate hike

By Richard Leong NEW YORK (Reuters) - Th.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 16th, 2017

Dollar slips as traders weigh next U.S. rate hike

The greenback was on track for a second day of losses following a winning streak where it touched a five-week peak versus the euro and a 2-1/2 week high against the yen. Traders have scaled .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 16th, 2017

South African Watchdog Accuses 17 Banks of Currency Rate Fixing

Barclays, HSBC and JPMorgan Chase are among those accused......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 16th, 2017

Asian stocks mixed on upbeat US data, rate hike expectations - Daily Herald

Daily HeraldAsian stocks mixed on upbeat US data, rate hike expectationsDaily HeraldFILE - In a Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 file photo, stock traders follow market activity, at the New York Stock .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 16th, 2017

March Fed Hike in Play for Bond Traders After Inflation Blowout - Bloomberg

BloombergMarch Fed Hike in Play for Bond Traders After Inflation BlowoutBloombergA March interest-rate increase by the Federal Reserve, an unlikely scenario just .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 15th, 2017

Asia markets, dollar rally on Yellen rate hike hint

The dollar extended gains and most Asian markets resumed their rally on Wednesday as traders cheered upbeat remarks on the US economy by Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen and her suggest.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 15th, 2017

Can Fund Buying Trump South America"s Harvest?

Grain markets are lower as traders circulate South American harvest progress thoughts. Outside markets will listen to Janet Yellen's testimony before a Senate committeetoday for clues about the timing of the next rate hike......»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesFeb 14th, 2017

Oil prices rise on weaker dollar, but U.S. output drags

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday, with traders shifting money into crude futures as the dollar weakened, and on concerns that new U.S. sanctions against Iran could be extended to affect crude supplies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 6th, 2017

Swiss banker jailed for 28 weeks in 1MDB-linked probe in Singapore

The Swiss national is the first foreigner to be charged in the 1MDB-linked probe.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 11th, 2017

Falcon Bank"s Former Singapore Manager Sent to Prison in 1MDB Probe

A Singapore court sentenced a former branch manager of Switzerland’s Falcon Private Bank to prison for crimes connected to the alleged multibillion-dollar misappropriation at a Malaysian state investment fund......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 11th, 2017