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Dec 3, 2014
Dec 3, 2014

Dollar up on positive economic outlook, policy divergence

NEW YORK, Dec 3 (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar demonstrated
broad-based strength on Wednesday, bolstered by more upbeat
comments on the U.S. economy by a Federal Reserve official ahead
of a European Central Bank meeting that may result in more
monetary easing measures.

The euro fell to a fresh 27-month low, the dollar
strengthened toward 120 yen and the U.S. dollar index, which
measures the greenback against a basket of currencies, hit its
highest level in over 5-1/2 years.

Dec 2, 2014

Dollar gains on commodity-linked currencies

NEW YORK, Dec 2 (Reuters) – The dollar rebounded on Tuesday,
supported by a retreat in oil prices that has helped to lift it
against commodity-linked currencies.

In afternoon New York trade, the dollar index reached a
4-1/2 year high, while gaining 1.30 percent against the
Norwegian crown and hitting a fresh seven-year high against the
yen.

Dec 2, 2014
Dec 2, 2014
Dec 2, 2014
Dec 2, 2014

Emerging market debt trading volume up to $1.454 trillion third quarter: EMTA

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Trading volumes of emerging market debt rose 15 percent in the third quarter of 2014 versus the same period a year ago, a survey showed on Tuesday.

Overall trading volumes of emerging market debt reached $1.454 trillion, up from $1.266 trillion in the third quarter of 2013, according to EMTA, the trade association for the emerging markets debt trading industry said in a statement.

Dec 2, 2014

Emerging market debt trading volume up to $1.454 trln in Q3 -EMTA

NEW YORK, Dec 2 (Reuters) – Trading volumes of emerging
market debt rose 15 percent in the third quarter of 2014 versus
the same period a year ago, a survey showed on Tuesday.

Overall trading volumes of emerging market debt reached
$1.454 trillion, up from $1.266 trillion in the third quarter of
2013, according to EMTA, the trade association for the emerging
markets debt trading industry said in a statement.

Dec 2, 2014

Dollar at four-and-half year high, commodity currencies pressured

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar rebounded on Tuesday, supported by a retreat in oil prices that has helped to lift it against commodity-linked currencies.

In mid-morning New York trade, the dollar index reached a 4-1/2 year high, while the greenback gained 1 percent against the Norwegian crown and hit a fresh 7-year high against the yen.

Dec 2, 2014

Dollar at 4-1/2 year high, commodity currencies pressured

NEW YORK, Dec 2 (Reuters) – The dollar rebounded on Tuesday,
supported by a retreat in oil prices that has helped to lift it
against commodity-linked currencies.

In mid-morning New York trade, the dollar index reached a
4-1/2 year high, while the greenback gained 1 percent against
the Norwegian crown and hit a fresh 7-year high against the yen.

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      "I'm a New York-based global investment correspondent with over 20 years of experience covering financial markets, business and foreign policy. My current post lets me roam across all asset classes and geography, from the developed to the emerging markets. I've reported and taught business and economic journalism from Asia, Europe, Latin America and the United States. Prior to joining Reuters I was a producer at CNN Business News in New York."
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