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Buz Investors ASIAN SESSION The dollar remains relatively strong, posting gains against most major counterparts with the exception of the euro which was helped in the aftermath of yesterday’s ECB meeting and subsequent press conference Forex News 

ASIAN SESSION – GOLD EXTENDS LOSSES; ALL EYES ON US JOBS REPORT

  ASIAN SESSION – GOLD EXTENDS LOSSES; ALL EYES ON US JOBS REPORT Buz Investors ASIAN SESSION The dollar remains relatively strong, posting gains against most major counterparts with the exception of the euro which was helped in the aftermath of yesterday’s ECB meeting and subsequent press conference by its President, Mario Draghi. As a result of dollar strength, gold was pushed below $1200 an ounce. The European Central Bank signaled yesterday it currently does not plan to take further accommodative measures to boost the Eurozone economy as there are…

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ASIAN SESSION – DOLLAR FADES STRENGTH AHEAD OF FED CHAIR YELLEN’S SPEECH; YEN GAINS AFTER JAPAN CPI Forex News 

ASIAN SESSION – DOLLAR FADES STRENGTH AHEAD OF FED CHAIR YELLEN’S SPEECH; YEN GAINS AFTER JAPAN CPI

ASIAN SESSION – DOLLAR FADES STRENGTH AHEAD OF FED CHAIR YELLEN’S SPEECH; YEN GAINS AFTER JAPAN CPI Buz Investors ASIAN SESSION The dollar faded its recent strength that was driven by increasing confidence that the Federal Reserve will raise rates this month. The yen strengthened after four days of losses, following data that showed a moderate rise in Japanese inflation. Japan’s core CPI number rose 0.1% year-on-year in January and was the first increase since December 2015. It was expected to remain flat after a 0.2% decline in December. The…

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ASIAN SESSION – GOLD AT 3-MONTH HIGHS ON SOFTER DOLLAR AFTER MNUCHIN COMMENTS Forex News 

ASIAN SESSION – GOLD AT 3-MONTH HIGHS ON SOFTER DOLLAR AFTER MNUCHIN COMMENTS

ASIAN SESSION – GOLD AT 3-MONTH HIGHS ON SOFTER DOLLAR AFTER MNUCHIN COMMENTS Buz Investors GOLD AT 3-MONTH HIGHS  Gold consolidated gains at a 3-month high as the US dollar was on track to end the week with losses. The greenback touched a 2-week low against the yen on Thursday after being weighed by disappointing US jobless claims data and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s remarks. The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits increased by 6,000 to 244,000 in the week ending February 18 from the previous week’s revised…

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Buz Investors ASIAN SESSION The US dollar continued its corrective move against the yen in Asia today. After hitting a more-than two-week high above 114-yen this week Forex News 

ASIAN SESSION – DOLLAR STEADIES AFTER DROP TO ONE-WEEK LOW AGAINST YEN

ASIAN SESSION – DOLLAR STEADIES AFTER DROP TO ONE-WEEK LOW AGAINST YEN Buz Investors ASIAN SESSION The US dollar continued its corrective move against the yen in Asia today. After hitting a more-than two-week high above 114-yen this week, following hawkish comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and upbeat US inflation and retail sales data, the greenback failed to maintain the rally. Other Stories Buz Traders Follow TODAY’S FOREX BUZWORD MAJOR CURRENCY PAIR 2.16.17 $EURUSD EURO STEADY AHEAD OF ECB MINUTES $GBPUSD POUND EDGES HIGHER, US POSTS EXCELLENT DATA ASIAN…

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ASIAN SESSION – GOLD UNDER PRESSURE AS DOLLAR FIRMS ON TRUMP TAX PLEDGE; CHINA TRADE SURPLUS WIDENS Forex News 

ASIAN SESSION – GOLD UNDER PRESSURE AS DOLLAR FIRMS ON TRUMP TAX PLEDGE; CHINA TRADE SURPLUS WIDENS

ASIAN SESSION – GOLD UNDER PRESSURE AS DOLLAR FIRMS ON TRUMP T AX PLEDGE; CHINA TRADE SURPLUS WIDENS Buz Investors ASIAN SESSION  The strength of the dollar followed through from yesterday’s US session on President Donald Trump’s tax pledge. Meanwhile, upbeat trade data out of China showed signs of stability in the world’s second largest economy, helping lift risk appetite in today’s Asian markets. In January, the figures were strong on both exports and imports in China. Exports jumped 7.9 per cent year-on- year in dollar terms, beating forecasts, while…

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Buz Investors YEN SLIPS ON BOJ BOND BUYING Central banks moved the markets in Friday’s Asian session, ahead of the much anticipated US nonfarm payrolls report later in the day. Forex News 

ASIAN SESSION – YEN SLIPS ON BOJ BOND BUYING, DOLLAR STEADY AHEAD OF JOBS DATA

ASIAN SESSION – YEN SLIPS ON BOJ BOND BUYING, DOLLAR STEADY AHEAD OF JOBS DATA Buz Investors YEN SLIPS ON BOJ BOND BUYING Central banks moved the markets in Friday’s Asian session, ahead of the much anticipated US nonfarm payrolls report later in the day. The yen swung wildly in reaction to the Bank of Japan’s move to control rising Japanese bond yields. In an unscheduled operation, the BOJ bought an unlimited amount of bonds at a fixed rate in an effort to cap yields and maintain a five-month old…

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ASIAN SESSION – US DOLLAR ON BACK FOOT FOLLOWING FED STATEMENT; AUSSIE HELPED BY TRADE NUMBERS Forex News 

ASIAN SESSION – US DOLLAR ON BACK FOOT FOLLOWING FED STATEMENT; AUSSIE HELPED BY TRADE NUMBERS

ASIAN SESSION – US DOLLAR ON BACK FOOT FOLLOWING FED STATEMENT; AUSSIE HELPED BY TRADE NUMBERS Buz Investors US DOLLAR ON BACK FOOT  The US dollar was under some pressure during Thursday’s Asian session as the Fed statement from the previous day underwhelmed the market. The dollar index sunk to a 2 ½ -month low following the Fed statement, which showed little urgency on behalf of the rate-setting committee to raise rates. The Fed’s decision to hold rates was unanimous and a no-change verdict was widely expected by market participants….

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ASIAN SESSION – DOLLAR ATTEMPTS RECOVERY AFTER TRUMP AND AIDE’S COMMENTS REOPEN CURRENCY WARS PROSPECT Forex News 

ASIAN SESSION – DOLLAR ATTEMPTS RECOVERY AFTER TRUMP AND AIDE’S COMMENTS REOPEN CURRENCY WARS PROSPECT

ASIAN SESSION – DOLLAR ATTEMPTS RECOVERY AFTER TRUMP AND AIDE’S COMMENTS REOPEN CURRENCY WARS PROSPECT DOLLAR ATTEMPTS RECOVERY The US dollar was trying to regain some ground following a selloff, as President Trump together with an administration official responsible for trade policy, castigated countries like China, Japan and Germany for their currency policies. Specifically, Trump and his administration official Peter Navarro said that other countries were using undervalued currencies to gain an unfair trade advantage. This created concern to dollar bulls that the greenback would now also become an instrument…

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Buz Investors Asian Stocks Fall Asian equities slid and gold extended gains after U.S. stocks fell the most since the November election, spurred by concern that Donald Trump may follow through with isolationist policies, overshadowing a pro-growth agenda. T Forex News 

Asian Stocks Fall, Dollar Holds Losses on Trump Ban

Asian Stocks Fall, Dollar Holds Losses on Trump Ban Buz Investors Asian Stocks Fall Asian equities slid and gold extended gains after U.S. stocks fell the most since the November election, spurred by concern that Donald Trump may follow through with isolationist policies, overshadowing a pro-growth agenda. The Topix index dropped before a Bank of Japan policy decision. The S&P 500 Index registered its biggest loss of the year as Trump’s order on immigration drew a rebuke from some Republican lawmakers, raising the specter of a rift between the executive…

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ASIAN SESSION – US DOLLAR MAKES COMEBACK ON GROWTH OPTIMISM

ASIAN SESSION – US DOLLAR MAKES COMEBACK ON GROWTH OPTIMISM ASIAN SESSION The US dollar clawed back some of its recent losses during Friday’s Asian trading on optimism about US economic prospects and as some market participants speculated that the dollar’s recent losses had gone too far. The dollar index extended its run above the 100 mark to around 100.80, as the greenback posted solid gains across the board against other majors. Euro / dollar was pushed below the 1.07 level down to 1.0662, while dollar / yen rallied above…

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