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Banks In Metals Price-Fixing Probe: Wall Street Journal

Banks In Metals Price-Fixing Probe: Wall Street Journal It’s called the London gold fix: the widely followed daily process by which a handful of financial giants set prices of precious metals for global markets. Now, some of the biggest banks in the wor.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 25th, 2015

EUR/USD Higher Ahead Of German Data

Germany, Europe's strongest economy, is set to release unemployment data on Thursday. Traders are expecting a no change to the German unemployment rate of 6.5 percent. The euro is trading higher on Wednesday. The EUR/USD pair is at 1.1360, up 0.0021. Trad.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 25th, 2015

World equity index eyes new high

Fed chief’s comments on US economy and rate rise timing relax traders.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftFeb 25th, 2015

World equity index reaches new high

Fed chief’s comments on US economy and rate rise timing relax traders.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftFeb 25th, 2015

World equity index creeps to new high

Fed chief’s comments on US economy and rate rise timing relax traders.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftFeb 25th, 2015

Report: 10 Big Banks In Antitrust Probe On Precious Metals

At least 10 major banks are under investigation for allegedly illegal price-fixing of precious metals, according to multiple reports......»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 24th, 2015

South Africa"s rand treads steadily ahead of GDP, budget

South Africa's rand treaded a narrow range against the dollar in cautious trade ahead of local economic growth data and a Federal Reserve testimony that should give further clues on the U.S. interest rate outlook. Traders and analysts were also prime.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 24th, 2015

Weekly Trading Forecast: Greece Offers Limited Euro Lift, Dollar Focuses on Yellen

Greece and its creditors managed to avert a crippling crisis, but EURUSD doesn't seem too heartened by the outcome. FX traders will focus on Europe, Fed rate expectations and risk trends in the coming week......»»

Category: topSource: dailyfxFeb 21st, 2015

Morning Softs 2/13/15

COTTON General Comments: Futures were higher on the weaker US Dollar. The Dollar moved lower on news of potential peace in Ukraine and a surprise interest rate cut in Sweden. Traders ignored a bearish export sales report. The market has run a long way alr.....»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesFeb 13th, 2015

U.S. Seeks Guilty Pleas From 4 Banks in Currency Probe

The Justice Department plans to try and force four major banks to plead guilty to criminal antitrust charges for alleged collusion by traders in foreign-currency markets......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 10th, 2015

U.S. Seeks Guilty Pleas From 4 Banks in Currency Antitrust Probe

The Justice Department plans to try and force four major banks to plead guilty to criminal antitrust charges for alleged collusion by traders in foreign-currency markets......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 10th, 2015

U.S. Treasurys Ease as Traders Prepare for Auctions

U.S. Treasury debt prices fell on Tuesday, bumping benchmark 10-year yields above 2 percent for the first time in a month as investors positioned for a probable rate hike by the Federal Reserve and big government bond auctions. The Treasury Department auc.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseFeb 10th, 2015

Yuan Advances as PBOC's Higher Fixing Curbs Weakening Bets - Bloomberg

LivemintYuan Advances as PBOC's Higher Fixing Curbs Weakening BetsBloomberg(Bloomberg) -- China's yuan gained as the central bank raised its reference rate and comments from a currency regulator damped speculation it will weaken. The People's .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 10th, 2015

Spot Saudi riyal back near peg after equities rebound

By Archana Narayanan DUBAI, Feb 8 (Reuters) - The Saudi Arabian riyal has moved back to very near its peg against the U.S. dollar in the spot market after a recovery in local equities prices reduced fund outflows, traders said. The dollar/riyal rate had c.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 9th, 2015

Key interest rate falls as investors seek safety

NEW YORK (AP) — Traders rushed to the safety of U.S. government bonds on Wednesday, knocking a key interest rate to its lowest level since May 2013. It's a clear signal of rising anxiety on Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 15th, 2015

Stocks Surge for Second Day and It"s Not Just Because of the Fed

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Stocks celebrated a second day of soaring gains on Thursday and while investor confidence was pinned on Federal Reserve rate speculation, some analysts believe the surge can also be traced to a simpler explanation: traders were buy.....»»

Category: marketSource: thestreetJan 9th, 2015

Traders Are Betting on Another Rate Cut from Australia’s Central Bank

In the wake of disappointing economic numbers, a majority of traders expect a rate cut as early as March. .....»»

Category: blogSource: investingdailyDec 13th, 2014

REFILE-Commodities brace for more woe ahead of Fed rate decision - Reuters

Business RecorderREFILE-Commodities brace for more woe ahead of Fed rate decisionReuters(Refiles to give full title of first graphic). SINGAPORE/NEW YORK, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Major commodity markets, many already trading near multi-year lows, could face m.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 15th, 2014

"Flipped" Bankers Aid U.S. in Foreign-Exchange Probe

U.S. investigators have turned multiple bank employees into informants in a far-reaching probe of possible manipulation of currency markets, and are preparing to seek criminal charges against individual traders as early as next month......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 14th, 2014

US rate traders dust off their playbooks

All eyes are on the Federal Reserve as Treasury bond yields begin to rise, reflecting a higher risk of policy change at the US central bank.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftSep 12th, 2014